A one-year-old child had to languish in jail as she was sent to jail along with her mother at Tetulia upazila in Panchagarh on Tuesday.
The name of the child is Masuma, daughter of Liton Mia and Jharna Begum of Premcharanjot border area of the upazila.District Narcotics Control Office of Panchagarh arrested Jharna Begum, the mother of the child, with two pistols (one shooter gun) from her residence yesterday (Monday).
The officials of the District Narcotics Control Office also took Masuma with her mother.
Later, on the same day, Abdul Manna, an inspector of District Narcotics Control Office, filed a case against Jharna Begum under Arms and Anti-Terrorism Act with Tetulia Police Station.
Later, Jharna Begum with her child was produce before a district court and sent to district jail this morning (Tuesday).
The child will have to suffer in the jail in spite of committing no crime unless her mother gets bail in the case.
However, the family members of Jharna Begum alleged that she was falsely implicated in the arms case by the officials of the District Narcotics Control Office as they failed to recover any drugs.