She was detained from Dhaka’s Uttara on Friday night, a source at Rapid Action Battalion confirmed to media.
The rumours triggered a clash between protesters and AL activists, which continued for hours turning a large swathe of Jigatala into a battlefield.
In her video, Nawshaba called people to save the agitating students. “It’s my request (you people) take to the streets and bring your children to a safe place. The children are unsafe now. Please, do something and be united,” she said.
When contacted the actress after her video caused a stir on internet—Nawshaba admitted that she did not witness the incidents of deaths in person.”
“I went on live after I was informed of the deaths over phone,” said the actress.