Chittagong, Feb 9: Two cases were filed against ruling Awami League lawmaker MA Latif for distortion of Bangabandhu`s image under section 57 of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act.
Former central Juba League leader Saifuddin Ahmed Robi and Chittagaong Metropolitan Awami League Vice-President A K M Belayet filed the cases with Chittagong Metropolitan Magistrate Court on Tuesday.
Judge Farid Alam accepted the cases.
The photos of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman were allegedly distorted in billboards by MP MA Latif of Chittagong Port and Potenga constituency during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina`s recent visit in Chittagong.
The Chhatra League and Juba League leaders and activists have been protesting over the issue after it evoked sharp reactions against Latif on the social media.