August 10, 2022, 4:28 pm
An expatriate named Faizul Islam Atiq held a press conference in Qatar’s capital Doha seeking the safety of his family members in Bangladesh.
Atiq is a resident of Tillagaon Union of Kulaura Upazila of Moulvibazar District and office secretary of Qatar Awami League.
He held this press conference at Doha’s Najma Sundarban restaurant on Sunday (July 31) night seeking the safety of family members.
In a written statement, expatriate Atiq said, we three brothers live abroad due to work. My family and old mother are in the country house. Father died a long time ago. As there is no male member in the family, Haroon and Jamal of the area demanded a contribution of Tk 5 lakh from my family and tried to grab our land. Recently, they attacked with a group, vandalized houses and injured family members.
The expatriate Atiq demanded the speedy arrest of the culprits, seeking the safety of the family from the Bangladesh government and the local administration.
Qatar Awami League President Shafiqul Islam Pradhan, Chief Adviser Engineer Nazmul Alam, Joint General Secretary Rubel Rahad, Organizing Secretary Rabinur Islam and others were present in the press conference.