A Khulna court on Sunday denied bail petition of Ruhul Amin, workers' leader in the jute mills movement, in a case filed under the Digital Security Act.
Khulna Metropolitan Sessions Court Judge Shahidul Islam passed the order.
The court earlier rejected Ruhul Amin, also coordinator of Sramik-Krishak, Chhatra-Janata Oikya Parishad in Khulna bail plea on March 1.
The leftist leader was placed on a two-day remand on February 27.
Ruhul Amin, was picked up by law enforcers from Khalishpur in Khulna city on February 26 as he criticized the government on social media protesting the death of writer Mushtaq Ahmed in custody.
Ruhul was shown arrested under the Digital Security Act the next day.
Meanwhile, leaders and activists of Sramik-Krishak, Chhatra-Janata Oikya Parishad in Khulna formed a human chain in front of Khulna Press Club this afternoon demanding the immediate release of Ruhul Amin and cancelation of the Digital Security Act.