Human chain has been formed to demand exemplary punishment of the couple arrested on charges of sedition of Sajal Kanti Das, Manager of Beanibazar Upazila Branch of Sylhet district of Jamuna Bank. The program was celebrated in front of the Central Shaheed Minar in Sylhet city on Saturday.
The human chain was held from 11am to 6pm on the occasion of the citizens of Sylhet. In it, the relatives of Sajal were with their children. Apart from the representatives of social-cultural ancestry, people of different classes and profession were also present.
Police recovered the body of bank officer Sajal Kanti Das from Beanibazar’s rented house on the night of July 31. At the time, the police recovered four pages of paper from the room. According to the sources, the police arrested the businessman Ali Ahmed (50) and Kamruun Nahar, 45, of Jamuna Bank’s Bandarbazar branch, from the housing estate area of Sylhet city. Later, they accused Sajal’s younger brother Sujit Das police station. Now the couple is in prison.
Beanibazar police chief Chandan Kumar Chakraborty said police initially learned that Sajal had prompted a couple to commit suicide. The investigation is going on under the sources of this information.
Sylhet general secretary Rajatkanti Gupta organized the rally in the Combined Theater. Among others, Muktijoddha Abdul Khaliq, district tax lawyer association president, Mrityunjay Dhar, President of Sylhet Buddhist Association Ramendra Barua, physician Mahmudul Majid Chowdhury and City Corporation Councilor Rafiqul Islam were among others.