Police detained a man for his alleged involvement in the partial damaging of a mural of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Thakurgaon’s Pirganj upazila this afternoon.
The detainee is Noor Alam, son of Wahidul of Raghunathpur village in Pirganj upazila, said Pradip Kumar Roy, officer-in-charge of Pirganj Police Station.
Noor damaged the right side of Bangabandhu’s mural with a brick in the Purba Chourasta area of the upazila headquarters around 4:30pm, OC Pradip said quoting witnesses.
On information, a police team rushed to the spot and detained Noor from the area, our Thakurgaon correspondent reports quoting the police official.
The OC also said preparation is underway to file a case with Pirganj Police Station in this connection.