Police arrest youth for spreading rumour on Facebook

Published: December 01, 2018 17:08:50 | Updated: December 02, 2018 18:05:51


Police arrested a youth on charges of spreading rumor using facebook to create instability among different public organisations from the city’s Mirpur area on Friday.

“We arrested one Md Fahim Mahmud Hossain alias Shishir, 30, for spreading false, baseless, and attacking information using his facebook account aimed at creating instability among different community and government organisations,” said an official of Cyber Security and Crime Division.

They also recovered mobile phone and SIM card from his possession, he also said.

A case was filed against the arrestee under Digital Security Act, 2018 with Ramna Model Police Station to this end, reports BSS.

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