Saifur Rahman Sohail, the personal assistant (PA) of former Member of Parliament (MP) Mohammad Ebadul Karim Bulbul, has filed a case in the name of Mominul Haque Saeed, an independent candidate for the 12th National Assembly Elections in Brahmanbaria-5 (Navinagar) Constituency. He filed this case last Sunday due to the attack on him.
Meanwhile, on Tuesday, Mominul Haque, one of Saeed’s supporters, filed a counter-suit in Sohail’s name.
On January 12, Sohel was attacked near the Awami League office in Salimganj Dakshin Bazar of Nabinagar Upazila. On that day former Member of Parliament Bulbul attended an exchange meeting. It is alleged that the microbus carrying personal assistant Sohail was attacked soon after it left for Dhaka. The attackers beat up Sohail and his driver Farooq Mia. Vandalized the microbus carrying them. Sohail filed a case in Nabinagar police station on January 14 in the name of 10 people.
On the other hand, on Tuesday, independent candidate, Bangladesh Hockey Federation General Secretary Mominul Haque Saeed’s people also filed another case in the court in the name of nine people, making Sohail the main accused.
In Sohail’s case, 10 people have been named including Mominul Haque Saeed as accused number 1. It was alleged that the attack was on the order of Mominul Haque Saeed.
Meanwhile, the Brahmanbaria Senior Judicial Magistrate filed a counter-case against Saifur Rahman Sohail in the name of 9 people in the speedy trial court by Muslim Mia’s son Monir of Thollakandi village. It was alleged that the accused had taken a stand against the boat in the elections. Threatened to kill plaintiffs and witnesses for acting on behalf of the boat. On January 12, Mominul Haque Saeed, who came from Dhaka to attend a meeting, was welcomed by 7 motorcycles when they were attacked. After that, they left the motorcycle and ran to the telescope to save their lives. The accused took away their 7 motorcycles from the spot.
Rakib Hossain, the lawyer of the case, said, “The court has ordered the detective police to investigate the case.”
Besides, Vice Chairman of Nabinagar Upazila Parishad Zakir Hossain Sadek filed a case in Nabinagar police station accusing 16 people of Basharuk village in connection with the attack on him on the polling day on January 7. It was alleged in the case filed on January 13 that 25/30 terrorists stopped him on his way home after voting at Basharuk Government Primary School center and ambushed him.
Both Saifur Rahman Sohel and Zakir Hossain Sadek were in Daput in the past. The issue has become a hot topic in Nabinagar as government party people are involved in 3 incidents and cases. There is also heat.
Regarding the two cases filed in the police station, Nabinagar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Mahbub Alam said, ‘In Saifur Rahman Sohel’s case, everyone is on bail except Mominul Haque Saeed. No one has been arrested in Zakir Hossain Sadek’s case. However, 6/7 people got bail from the court.