A case has been filed against barrister Syed Sayedul Haque Suman, who is popular for his awareness videos on Facebook, for hurting religious sentiments of the Hindus through his comments in a video.
Gautam Kumar, a social worker at the capital, filed the case under the Digital Security Act with Dhaka Cyber Tribunal on Monday.
The tribunal’s judge, Ash-Shams Jaglul Hussein heard the case and ordered the police to investigate and submit the report within 30 days.
The case was filed in connection with the defaming statement against the Hindu community posted on Facebook on July 19, according to case statement.
On July 20, Barrister Sumon, who is also a Supreme court lawyer, said in a Facebook post that someone is using his name in the social media, trying to defame the Hindu community.