Hefazat-e-Islam’s central joint secretary general Maulana Mamunul Haque has been involved in a scuffle in Narayanganj. While staying at a resort in Sonargaon with his second wife, he was surrounded by locals in the afternoon. At the time, Mamunul Haque claimed that the woman he was with was his second wife, Amina Tayyab. On the other hand, during the police interrogation of Maulana Mamunul Haque in the presence of local journalists
The situation gradually became heated. Local BCL and Juba League activists took out a procession and cordoned off the resort. Hefazat leaders and activists vandalized the resort in the evening and rescued Maulana Mamunul Haque and the woman. Asked about this, Narayanganj Superintendent of Police Mohammad Zaidul Alam said, “We are monitoring the matter.”
Earlier in the evening, Sonargaon Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Tabidur Rahman told reporters that Mamunul Haque had picked up a woman here and claimed her as his second wife during preliminary interrogation. We are investigating the matter. Details will be announced later. Upon receiving this news, the people of the area and some leaders and activists of Chhatra League and Juba League surrounded his room. Upon receiving the news, the police also came. Upazila Assistant Commissioner (Land) is here. Senior officials including the police superintendent also came.
It is learned that local journalists rushed to the resort called ‘Royal Resort’ on the news of the siege of Maulana Mamunul Haque. Mamunul told reporters there, “My statement is clear, we came here for a little refreshment.” A lot of unruly people have come here. You have seen. I will take legal action against them. Asked if he had come here by informing any of the local scholars, Mamunul said, “No, I did not tell.” Wherever people crowd. For this I came a little differently.
Hefazat activists attacked the resort at around 7.30 pm and rescued him. Thousands of Hifazat workers marched to the resort on the news that Mamunul Haque had been blocked. At that time they carried out extensive vandalism in the resort. He was then rescued and taken to a nearby mosque. Sonargaon Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Atiqul Islam, Aceland Golam Mostafa Munna, Narayanganj Additional Superintendent of Police (Crime) TM Mosharraf Hossain, Sonargaon Police Station OC (Investigation) Tabidur Rahman and other local journalists were blocked inside the resort.
Later, Narayanganj Additional Superintendent of Police (Crime) Mosharraf Hossain said that after interrogation, Maulana Mamunul Haque was taken to the police station and Hifazat workers attacked the resort. Mamunul Haque was later shifted to a safe place. Hefazat activists attacked him and snatched him away.