Dr Imran H Sirkar, spokeman of Ganojagon Mancho in an exclusive interview gave some explosive comments.
He claimed ` Elderly editor Shafik Rehman had no connection with the conspiracy to kill and kidnap Sajeeb Wazed Joy, IT adviser and son of Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina.’
Shafik Rehman was arrested on Saturday with the charge of the conspiracy to to kill and kidnap Sajeeb Wazed Joy. Now the detective branch of Bangladesh Police is quizzing him taking under five days police custody.
After the arrest of Shafik Rehman, Sajeeb Wazed Joy on his facebook post said,` US justice department have the evidence against Shafik Rehman.’
But Dr. Imran H Sirkar in his interview claimed,` US justice dependent has no evidence or paper against Shafik Rehman. The case which is discussed now was settled during the year 2013-15 in US. During the trail period the name of Shafik Rehman did not come.’
He added,` Police is in Bangladesh now claiming that they have specific allegation against Shafik Rehman . But what is the document and evidence supporting the allegation. If they have, they should disclose it to the nation.
Sajeeb Wazed Joy asked Dr Imran H Sirkar to beg apology to the Bangladesh Government for his facebook post. Where Dr Imran criticized the arrest of Shafik Rehman.
But Dr Imran said,` Why should I apologize to the Government? I did not made nay fault , I expressed my opinion and raised my voice for free thinking. I am talking for the freedom for different opinion.’
Author: Harun Ur Rashid