A video of a Juba League leader openly firing after a shooting at a National Mourning Day program in Chandnaish, Chittagong, has spread on social media. The leader who fired a pistol, a former member of the Central Juba League.Law enforcement has confirmed that the weapon he used was illegal. They are looking to arrest Gias.
On August 30, a discussion meeting was organized under the banner of Union Awami League at a community center in Hashimpur, Chandnaish. Gias Uddin was responsible for organizing this. Another party attacked the program over the dispute over the formation of the BCL committee. After they left, Gias opened fire on the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway and opened fire. Gias Uddin’s house is in Hashimpur union of Chandnaish.
The 1 minute 40 second video shows a young man in white pajamas and black Punjabi standing in the street with a pistol open. The fire was burning on the road. A few youths are pouring kerosene in it for a while. At this time the party slogan was given. Many leaders, activists and the general public have shared this video on Facebook.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Chandnaish Police Station Nasir Uddin Sarkar was called more than once to comment on the matter. He did not pick up the phone. If you want to know the Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP Circle) said. Humayun Kabir said in the first light that he did not know that the video was viral. He also did not hear anything about Gias Uddin.
According to police sources, there is a kidnapping and extortion case against Gias Uddin at Kotwali police station. Gias Uddin took the side of the occupiers during the occupation of Jatindra Mohan Sen’s house in Rahmatganj in Chittagong last March.
Asked about this, South District Juba League president Aam Tipu Sultan Chowdhury told Prothom Alo, “Gias Uddin is not in Juba League now, Awami League does.” He was a member of the Central Juba League before. ‘He did not watch the video.
Although Tipu Sultan said this, Gias Uddin introduced himself as the leader of Juba League in the area.
Mofizur Rahman, General Secretary of Chittagong South District Awami League was the chief guest in the program. General Secretary of Upazila Awami League Abu Ahmed was the keynote speaker at the meeting. Gias Uddin was next to the guests on the stage. The attack was reportedly led by local ward councilor Tayyab Ali after the chief guest left.
Asked about this, Chandnaish Upazila Awami League general secretary Abu Ahmed told Prothom Alo that a group of terrorists came and attacked him after the chief guest left. They fired.
The two sides have filed a case at Chandnaish police station on Wednesday. Gias Uddin became the plaintiff and filed a case mentioning the names of 10 people.Upazila Chhatra League member became the plaintiff in the case. Abul Faisal. It mentions the names of 21 people.