Later, Thakurgaon additional chief judicial magistrate S Ramesh Kumar Daga directed the Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) to investigate the matter.
Meanwhile, the accused journalist said he has been mentioned as Thakurgaon correspondent of DBC Times in the case statement. But he is a Thakurgaon correspondent for DBC Television, not DBC Times.
Thakurgaon PBI Additional Superintendent of Police ABM Rezaul Islam said they haven’t received the court order yet in this regard. “If received, we will investigate and submit a report to the court.”