Habiganj journos boycott cops for assault on reporter
Afrida Ahmed: Hab-iganj journalists promised yesterday to boycott police and demanded suspension of an officer who assaulted a reporter last month, reports The Daily Star.
General Secretary of the club, Rasel Chowdhury informed that this announcement was made at Habiganj Press Club yesterday, according to Moulvibazar correspondent reports. Some policemen forcefully picked up a reporter of a television channel, Shirajul Islam Jibon and tried to accuse him in false cases. Journalists reported he was tortured for an entire night and was framed in a false drug case.