Police barred activists of left-leaning student organizations near the Secretariat when they attempted to besiege the Ministry of Home Affairs in Dhaka today, demanding the release of cartoonist Ahmed Kabir Kishore and abolition of Digital Security Act.
At least 300 activists brought out a procession from Raju Sculpture in TSC area around 11:30 pm.
According to the news source, when they reached near the Secretariat around 12:30 pm, police barred them from proceeding, putting barricade on the road.
Being resisted, the activists sat on the road and were demonstrating when this report was filed. And police have taken three-layer security measures in the area.