A supporter of an independent candidate of Brahmanbaria-2 (Sarail-Ashuganj) has threatened to kill another independent candidate. Apart from this, he has also been threatened with shooting by phone on Facebook messenger. A general diary (GD) has been filed in the police station on Saturday.
Independent candidate banana stick symbol. The supporter of Moin Uddin Moin threatened to kill Zamir Hossain (35) of Dai Mollar’s house in Taruar. Badal Sadir (55), the supporter of independent candidate Ziaul Haque Mridha of Eagle Prateik, and his son Md. Monirul Islam (24). Badal Sadir’s wife abused. Jamir Hossain lodged a complaint at Ashuganj Police Station on Saturday.
According to GD, on Friday around 10:30 am Tarua Khan, Tarua Union Parishad Chairman Badal Sadi threatened Zamir saying, ‘I will kill you if you vote for the banana stick symbol’.
On the same day at 12:30 noon Badal Sadir’s son Md. Monirul Islam threatened to shoot Jamir over the phone. Meanwhile, his mother Nadima Begum also threatened him with unspeakable abuse.
Nahid Ahmed, officer-in-charge of Ashuganj police station, said that action will be taken after investigating the matter.
Ashuganj Upazila Executive Officer and Assistant Returning Officer Shyamal Chandra Basak said that there have been two GDs in this regard. GD will investigate. Police are looking into the matter.