Bangladeshi bloggers accused of defaming Islam granted bail

Dhaka court granted bail to two bloggers who were arrested over an ICT case for allegedly defaming Islam.

Bangladeshi bloggers accused of defaming Islam granted bail

World Buletin / News Desk

A Dhaka court on Sunday granted bail to two bloggers - Subrata Adhikari Shuvo and Rasel Pervez - who were arrested over an ICT case for allegedly defaming Islam.

Dhaka Senior Special Judge Mohammad Zahurul Haque granted bail to Shuvo and Rasel after taking into cognisance the charges against the three bloggers arrested.

The court’s Additional Public Prosecutor Tapash Paul told bdnews24.com that the other blogger – Mashiur Rahman Biplab – had submitted no bail petition. “That is why the court granted bail to the two.”

These bloggers were accused of inciting religious passions through their postings on the Internet.

These bloggers were arrested from Dhaka on Apr 1.

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