Shahidul Alam released from jail
Photographer Shahidul Alam was released from the Dhaka Central Jail this evening.
He walked out of the Dhaka Central Jail located at Keraniganj around 8:25 pm after his bail paper reached the prison, officials said.
On November 15, the High Court granted bail to Shahidul Alam in a case filed under the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act for allegedly spreading propaganda using his Facebook account during the students’ movement demanding safe roads.
Earlier, detectives arrested Shahidul Alam from his Dhanmondi residence in the capital on August 5 while a case was filed against him with Ramna Police Station on August 6.