Barguna, Jul 19 (UNB) – Aysha Siddika Minni reportedly admitted to being involved in the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif before the court.
Minni gave a confessional statement before Barguna’s Senior Judicial Magistrate in the evening, claimed Inspector Humayun Kabir, the case’s investigation officer.
So far, 13 accused have admitted to being involved in the killing.
Minni’s confessional came during her five-day remand. Her father Mozammel Hossain said his daughter was forced to give it and alleged that a group is trying to divert the case.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was attacked with sharp weapons near the main gate of Barguna Government College on June 26. His wife Minni appeared to be trying to protect him during the attack that was caught on surveillance camera.
Police arrested 16 people in this connection. But main accused Nayon Bond was killed in a reported gunfight with law enforcers on July 2.