A human chain was formed in Sunamganj on Saturday noon protesting the attack on the residence of Bangladesh Pratidin Executive Editor Peer Habibur Rahman.
Under the banner titled "Sunamganj journalists' Society", the human chain was formed in the city's Traffic Point.
The participants expressed deep concern over attack on Uttara residence of renowned journalist and columnist Peer Habib by some vested quarter.
Sunamganj Municipality Mayor Nader Bakht addressed the event as chief guest.
Amir Hossain Amu condemned the attack
Condemning the attack, Awami League presidium member Amir Hossain Amu said it was carried out for dissuading the journalist from speaking the truth.
Hailing police for taking timely action and chasing the attackers, the veteran AL leader also demanded exemplary punishment to the culprits responsible for the incident.
BDST: 2104 HRS, OCT 24, 2020