Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, her sister Sheikh Rehana and daughter Saima Wazed Hossain have maintained no official Facebook pages.
There are some active pages by their names and its admin have been requested to make pages ‘unofficial’ or else face legal action, says a press statement of Awami League on Friday (Jan 11).
Earlier similar caution has been issued several times to notify the people.
The statement, signed by AL Office Secretary Abdus Sobhan Golap, said that a couple of fake Facebook account and pages being run under their names and false information and propaganda are being spread out through it.
Sajeeb Wazed, the Prime Minister’s son, has a verified Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/sajeeb.a.wazed) and Radwan Mujib Siddiq Bobby, son of Sheikh Rehana and a trustee of AL research organization Centre for Research and Information (CRI), has a Facebook profile (https://www.facebook.com/radwan.siddiq) which they maintain themselves.
Besides, AL maintains its social media presence through its official accounts, which includes Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/awamileague.1949), Twitter (https://twitter.com/albd1971) and a YouTube channel (https:/www.youtube.com/user/myalbd).