Chattogram, Oct 14 (UNB) – A tribunal here on Monday sentenced nine people to death and four others to life term imprisonment for killing a businessman in 2013.
Chattogram Divisional Speedy Trial Tribunal Judge Mohammad Abdul Halim handed down the verdict.
Ayub Khan, public prosecutor, said Jahangir Alam, son of Fzar Ali of Gouripur village in Daudkandi upazila in Cumilla, was hacked to death by some miscreants on December 1, 2013. A case was filed in this connection.
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.
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.