:: Peoples Time Online ::
A total of 44 people were arrested over spreading a rumour about the price-hiking of salt in Bogura and adjacent areas on Tuesday.
According to the sources, district administration and district police took a strict stand against the unusual hike in salt’s price and the exaggerated rumour. As a result, a mobile court was formed to conduct drives in different places.
Shanatan Chakravarty, additional police super of Sadar circle, confirmed the news.
At least Tk 271,000 was fined at different upazilas of the district in this connection.