Sylhet, Dec 2 (UNB) - The High Court on Sunday granted bail to BNP’s Sylhet district unit General Secretary Ali Ahmed in a case filed over hindering police from doing their duty.
Earlier on November 27, HC Justice Rezaul Haque and Jafar Ahmed granted bail to him in in GR 713/18 case filed by Sylhet Metropolitan Police with Kotwali Police Station.
Sylhet BNP Official Secretary Advocate Md Fakhrul Haque said Ali Ahmed got bail on Sunday noon after reaching the necessary document to Sylhet central jail and Advocate Kamruzzaman Selim presented the case on behalf of him.
Police arrested Ali Ahmed and seven others from in front of Sylhet Central Shahid Minar while their leaders and activists were taking preparation for a demonstration programme on November 30.
Dhaka, Dec 2 (UNB) – A court here on Sunday issued a warrant for the arrest of 169 BNP leaders and activists, including its chairperson's adviser Amanullah Aman, in a violence case filed in 2017.
Dhaka Senior Judicial Magistrate Kazi Md Ashrafuzzaman passed the order as the BNP men did not appear before the court.
The court also set January 13 for submitting a report on the compliance of the arrest warrant.
Additional public prosecutor Anwarul Kabir Babul said the court issued the arrest warrant rejecting time petitions filed by the accused.
A lawyer of the accused, Masum Ahmed Talukdar, said the BNP leaders and activists came to appear before the court but they went away after seeing the presence of additional law enforcers on the court premises.
The case was filed against the BNP men on June 2, 2017 with Keraniganj Police Station.
Dhaka, Nov 30 (UNB) – A court here on Thursday granted bail to Shafat Ahmed, the prime accused in the sensational Banani double rape case and son of Apan Jewellers’ owner Dildar Ahmed.
Judge Khademul Kayes of Dhaka Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-7 passed the order following a bail petition filed by Shafat’s lawyer Kazi Nojibullah Hiru, said Chief Public Prosecutor of Dhaka Metropolitan Session’s Judge Court M Abdullah Abu.
On May 6, 2017, a university student filed the case with Banani Police Station accusing Shafat and Shadman Sakif of raping her and another girl and three others of abetting them.
According to the case statement, two youths, including Shafat, raped the plaintiff and another university girl on March 28 at a birthday party at The Raintree Dhaka in the capital’s Banani area while three others assisted them.
The three other accused are Nayeem Ashraf alias Halim, Shafat's driver Billal Hossain and bodyguard Rahmat Ali.
Dhaka, Nov 30 (UNB) – Police in a drive arrested Sreebardi upazila vice-chairman from Sreebardi Government College area here on Thursday.
The arrestee was identified as Abdullal Al Mamun Dulal, 42, also an organizing secretary of upazila unit BNP.
Tipped off, a team of police conducted a drive in the area and arrested Abdullah Al Mamun while he was returning home from a local mosque in the evening, said Ruhul Amin Talukdar, officer in-charge of Sreebardi Police Station.
He was a wanted in a case filed with the police station, said the OC.
Dhaka, Nov 29 (UNB) – A court here on Thursday sentenced two people to death for killing former Eden Mohila College teacher Prof Ali Hossain Malik in the city in 2016.
The condemned convicts are domestic helps Sayed Fakir alias Saiful and Md Sujon. The court also fined them Tk 5,000.
According to the prosecution, Ali Hossain Malik, 65, who was working as the general manager of ‘Syed Group’ after his retirement, was found dead with stab injuries at his office on Road No-2 of Banani DOHS on October 11, 2016.
Victim’s son Seyam Malik filed a murder case with Bhatara Police Station.
Later, police arrested the two domestic helps and driver Masud Mallik in connection with the murder.
In their confessional statement, the convicts said they killed Ali Hossain for money.
The court framed charges against them on June 11, 2017.
After examining all the records and witnesses, Dhaka Additional Metropolitan Session’s Judge Court-1 Al Mamun handed down the verdict acquitting the driver.