Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-1) detained a Shibir activist and his aide from Dhaka’s Uttar area on Friday night (Oct 5) for spreading seditious contents through a Youtube channel.
The detainees were identified as Khalid Bin Ahmmed, 30, hailing from Haziganj upazila of Chandpur and his aide Md Hijbullah, 21.
Khalid Bin Ahmmed, an activist of student organization Bangladesh Islami Chhatra Shibir, opened a youtube channel ‘SK tv’ in 2016 and has been spreading anti-government propaganda since then.
RAB-1 captain (CO) Lieutenant Cornel Sarwar Bin Kashem said it in a press conference at RAB media center in city’s Karwanbazar on Saturday afternoon (Oct 6).
He said Khalid and his aide Hijbullah have been uploading anti- government contents and videos in Youtube and other social media platforms. They were also active during the student protest movement.