Defamation case filed against Mainul, arrest warrant issued

Published : 21 Oct 2018, 16:15

Sahos Desk

An arrest warrant was issued against Barrister Mainul Hosein after a Tk 20,000-crore defamation case was filed against him in Jamalpur for hurling abusive words at journalist Masuda Bhatti at a television talk show.

Convener of Jamalpur Jubo Mohila League Farzana Yasmin Lita filed the case with the local cognizance court.

On Tuesday night, Barrister Mainul Hosein, former adviser to a caretaker government, hurled abusive words at journalist Masuda Bhatti and termed her “characterless” at the talk show Ekattor Journal hosted by Mithila Farzana on Ekattor TV.

Senior Judicial Magistrate Soleiman Kabir took the case into cognisance.

Masuda Bhatti, acting editor of Dainik Amader Notun Somoy, and Sakhawat Hossain Shayanta were present at the talk show.

Source: thedailystar

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