News Desk: A Narayanganj court yesterday sent two men to jail on charges of stabbing a journalist in Bandar area.
The accused Babu Mollah alias Razib, 26, and Shanto, 30, were arrested by police hours after a case was filed against them.
On Sunday, Nuruzzaman Mollah, 45, vice-president of Bandar Press Club and Bandar correspondent of Manab Zamin, was returning from a visit to the home of an abducted girl at Madanpur when the suspects stopped him near Haluapara Bridge, said his wife Irin Sultana.
The criminals stabbed him indiscriminately, leaving him critically injured, she added.
Nuruzzaman is being treated at a local hospital.
Irin filed a case against 19 named and 30-40 unnamed individuals hours after the incident, Bandar police said.