‘National flag unsuitable in Whip Shamsul’s vehicle’
Imrul Hossain for DOT
 A demonstration was staged against Jatiya Sangsad whip and lawmaker from Patiya Shamsul Haque Chowdhury and his son Nazmul Haque Chowdhury Sharun for threatening a local freedom fighter and committing other misdeeds, report banglanews24.com, Bangladesh Pratidin. Bir Muktijoddhar Sonman Songrokkhon Parishad, a platform working for freedom fighters’ sake, staged the protest in front of Chattogram Press Club yesterday. The speakers at the rally said that the national flag is not safe to the Whip and the national flag is unsuitable for his vehicle.The whip and his son insulted many valiant freedom fighters. They have become desperate. We cannot sit idle, they said.  Earlier, Bangladesh Muktijuddho Mancha reiterated demand to immediately arrest of Awami League lawmaker and parliament whip Shamsul Hoque Chowdhury and his son Nazmul Karim Chowdhury Sharun.
within a week for issuing death threat to veteran freedom fighter and senior Awami League leader Samsuddin Ahmed.
 The platform of the progenies of the freedom fighter also demanded exemplary punishment to whip Shamsul Hoque Chowdhury apart from cancellation of his parliament membership and suspension of his membership from Awami League.
The demands came from a human chain and a protest rally held in front of Jatiya Press Club in the capital.
Aminul Islam Bulbul, president of the central committee of Bangladesh Muktijuddho Mancha, presided over the programme which was moderated by its general secretary Md Al Mamun.
Well-known sculptor Rasha, an advisor to the organisation and Sonnet Mahmud, Dhaka University unit president of the organization, also spoke at the programme.
Rasha said “Whip Shamsul Hoque Chowdhury threatened to kill Patiya Upazila freedom fighter commander, former Chhatra League leader and former president of Patiya Upazila Awami League and veteran freedom fighter Samsuddin Ahmed.”