Journos form human chain to protest against FB post

Published : 18 May 2022 08:37 PM

Amanur Rahman Khokon, editor and publisher of the weekly Dharlar Desh Patrika published from Kurigram, and Mokhlesur Rahman Bhutto, Kurigram district representative of Jatiya Dainik Chitra, held a human chain and protest meeting at Kurigram Shapla Chattar on Wednesday afternoon to protest against the fake and false posts on the social media platform  Facebook.

The procession was addressed by Aminur Rahman, General Secretary of Kurigram District Press Club, Nurul Islam, Organizing Secretary, Shamsuzjoha Saju Chowdhury, General Secretary of Reporters Unity, Nur Mohammad Chowdhury, President of City Press Club, M A Gazi, General Secretary, Poet and Writer Helal Jahangir Rashed and many other journalists.

Speakers at the protest rally, chaired by Abul Hossain Babul, president of the district journalists' union, demanded the arrest and punishment of those who posted fake and false posts on social media Facebook against the journalists.