Dhaka, Oct 13 (UNB) – A court here on Sunday granted bail to BNP Vice-Chairman Major (retd) Hafiz Uddin Ahmed in a case filed under the Digital Security Act.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Atiqul Islam granted the bail upon a bond Tk 10,000,
The court also fixed November 11 for the next hearing in the case after rejecting the remand petition filed by the sub-inspector of Pallabi Police Station Nure Alam, also the investigation officer (IO) of the case.
The IO sought a seven-day remand for him.
Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested BNP Vice-Chairman Major (retd) Hafiz Uddin Ahmed from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday evening after he arrived here from Singapore, in connection with a case filed under the Digital Security Act.
Later, the elite force members handed him over to Pallabi Police Station.
Dhaka, Oct 13 (UNB) – A court here on Sunday placed two more accused in Buet student Abrar Fahad murder case on a 5-day remand each.
Those remanded are Shamim Billah, 21, son of Aminur Rahman Bablu and a second-year student of electrical and electronic engineering department of Buet and Moaz Abu Hurayra, 20, son of Mashrur-uz-Zaman of in Kishoreganj and a student of the same department.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court Judge Md Mamunur Rashid passed the order after Investigation Officer of the case Md Wahiduzzaman sought 10-day remand for each.
Shamim was arrested from Isapur village of Shyamnagar upazila in Satkhira on Friday while Moazand from Uttara sector 14 in the capital on Saturday.
AbrarFahad, 21, a second year student of electrical and electronic engineering department, was beaten to death on October 7 allegedly by Chhatra League activists at Buet’s Sher-e-Bangla Hall.
Abrar’s father Barkatullah filed the case with Chawkbazar Police Station accusing 19 people.
The case was transferred to DB on October 8.
Dhaka, Oct 13 (UNB) –– A court here on Sunday placed casino kingpin Salim Prodhan and his two accomplices on a 5-day remand each in a money laundering case.
His two accomplices are – Roman and Akteruzzaman.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Shadbir YasirAhsan Chowdhury passed the order when Investigation Officer of the case Md Shahidul Islam of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) sought a 10-day remand for each.
The trio was also placed on a four-day remand on October 3 in a drug-related case.
Rab-1 members arrested Salim from the Dhaka airport while he was going to Thailand on September 30.
During a raid on his house and office, Rab seized Tk 1 crore in local and foreign currencies. Akhtaruzzaman and Roman were arrested from his Gulshan residence.
Forty-one bottles of foreign liquor, 12 passports, 32 cheques, a laptop, a desktop and five master cards were also seized during the drives.
On October 1, a Rab mobile court sentenced Salim to six months jail for possessing two deer hides.
Dhaka, Oct 11 (UNB) – Detectives in a drive arrested an FIR-listed accused in Buet student Abrar Fahad murder case from Shah Kiron area in Sylhet city early Friday.
The arrestee is Majedul Islam, 21, a student of Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering (MME) of Buet and an accused listed in the First Information Report (FIR) of the case.
Tipped off, a team of DB (South) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) conducted a drive in the area and arrested Majedul around 4 am, said Masudur Rahman, deputy commissioner of DMP (media).
Abrar, 21, a second-year student of electrical and electronic engineering department of Buet, was beaten to death reportedly by BCL leaders at Sher-e-Bangla Hall of the university.
He was found dead on the staircase of the dormitory early Monday.
A total of 17 suspects have so far been arrested in the case.
Abrar’s father Barkatullah filed the case with Chawkbazar Police station on Monday evening accusing 19 people.
The case was transferred to the Detective Branch on Tuesday for investigation.
Dhaka, Oct 10 (UNB) – A court here on Thursday sentenced a man to death in a case over the murder of Willes Little Flower School and College Suraiya Akhter Risha here in 2016.
The condemned convict is Obaidul, 29, son of late Abdus Samad of Miratongi village of Birganj upazila in Dinajpur
Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge KM Imrul Kayes pronounced the verdict and fined the convict Tk 50,000.
Victim’s family members, who were present at the court, expressed their satisfaction over the verdict.
Risha, 14, daughter of Md Ramzan Ali of Bangshal of Old Dhaka and an eighth-grader of Willes Little Flower School and College, was stabbed by Obaidul in front of her educational institution at Kakrail in the capital on August 24 in 2016 as she had refused his love proposal.
She lost her battle for life at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on August 28.
On the same day, her mother filed a case with Ramna Police Station against Obaidul.