Our Correspondent, April 8 -- A local journalist has been assaulted by some Hefazat e Islam supporters 'for not apologising' to Hefazat-e-Islam leader Mamunul Haque.

Victim Habibur Rahman works as Sonargaon correspondent for a private television channel who covered the Saturday's incident in Sonargaon.

Habibur was admitted for treatment at Sonargaon Upazila Health Complex.

Meanwhile UNB adds: On Saturday, Hefazat's general joint secretary Mamunul Haque was confined by the locals to a resort room at Sonargaon with a woman he claimed to be his second wife. Meanwhile, some local journalists shared Facebook lives from the scene interviewing Mamunul Hauque.

An accusation was raised by the Hefazat supporters that journalist Habibur harassed...