A court on Wednesday granted bail to Gurudaspur Municipality Mayor and three other AL activists in a case which was filed for their alleged connection with an attack on police.
The order was passed by Senior Judicial Magistrate Mominul Islam and the 5-day remand sought by police was also rejected.
Earlier police arrested Mayor Shah Newaz Ali Mollah, also the secretary of Gurudaspur upazila unit AL, AL activists – Mohammad Babu, Bokso Sonar and Amirul Sonar on allegation of conducting an attack on police on May 11.
On that day Shah Newaz Ali Mollah along with his around 200 supporters locked horn with police as they were trying to enter into a meeting neglecting police barricade.
Eventually they got involved in a fight that caused injuries to eight members of the law enforces.
A case was filed by the police later on in this connection.