A Dhaka court on Thursday placed Amatullah Bushra, who was arrested on Thursday morning in a case over the death of Buet student Fardin Noor Parash, on a five- day remand.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Mehedi Hasan passed the order when Golam Mawla, investigation officer of the case and Inspector of Rampura Police Station, produced her before the court seeking a seven-day remand for her.
Earlier, police arrested Bushra, a friend of Fardin- whose body was recovered from the Shitalakhkhya River on November 7- from her Banasree home in Dhaka today.
Police conducted a drive at Bushra’s house and arrested her in the morning, Rafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Rampura Police Station, said.
Earlier in the day, Kazi Nuruddin Rana, Fardin’s father, filed a case against Bushra and several unidentified people in connection with his son’s death with Rampura Police Station, said the OC.
Bushra is a 3rd year student of East West University.
Police recovered Fardin's body from the Shitalakhkhya river, behind a cotton mill at Siddhirganj, on November 7, three days after he went missing.
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On November 4, Fardin left home and did not return. He was also unreachable on the phone.
Later, Fardin’s father lodged a general diary with Rampura Police in this regard.
Fardin was a 3rd year student of Buet’s civil engineering department and a resident of Qutubpur area in Narayanganj's Fatullah.
On Tuesday, Sheikh Farhad, a physician at Narayanganj General Hospital where the autopsy was done, said there were several injury marks on Fardin’s head and body.
Fardin’s father on Tuesday said that his son was murdered and demanded justice.