Netrakona-5 (Purbadhala) Constituency truck symbol independent candidate Md. Bail has been granted to all the accused who supported the boat symbol in the case of damaging the election office of Mazharul Islam Sohail Fakir and injuring the workers. Netrakona Judicial Amli Court Judge Ashrafunnahar granted them bail on Thursday afternoon.
District Police Spokesperson Lutfur Rahman informed that a case has been filed against 44 people including Shahadat Hossain, General Secretary of Upazila Chhatra League, at Purbadhala police station on the day of the incident.
The former general secretary of the District Lawyers Association and the lawyer of the accused in the case. Shahidullah said, “After hearing both sides, the judge granted bail to all the accused.”
Last Tuesday, the election office of the independent candidate Truck Prateek was attacked, vandalized and the activists injured in 4 places of the upazila. For these attacks, a case was filed by independent defenders, blaming the leaders and activists of the boat symbol candidate Ahmad Hossain.
The voters of the area say that there will be a fierce fight between the boat and truck symbols in the election on January 7.