Bangladesh Chhatra League President Mahmud Hasan Ripon was allegedly assaulted 20/05/2010 by a Mymensingh district unit BCL leader as he was not picked for the post of district unit president.
The BCL leader however denied the incident, occurred at a restaurant in the capital’s Dhanmondi.
“Akhtaruzzaman Akhtar, the Mymensingh district unit leader, slapped Ripon in a restaurant where Akhtar came to meet the BCL president,” a BCL activist who was accompanying Ripon said.
“Akhtar asked Ripon why he was ignored for the post of local unit president,” a witness said.
“Ripon threatened me to hand over to police if I make any question further,” Akhtar told.
“I slapped Ripon as he assaulted me at first,” he added.
Contacted, Ripon told “I do not know anyone named Akhtar and no one assaulted me.”