Buriganga launch capsize: ‘Mayur-2’ launch owner on 3-day remand
Publish- July 09, 2020, 11:13 PM
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A Dhaka Court on Thursday put Mosaddek, the owner of Mayur-2 launch, on a three-day remand in connection with the launch capsize in the Buriganga River last month.
The June 29 incident claimed the lives of 34 people.
Senior Judicial Magistrate Monikha Khan passed the order when Sub-Inspector Shahidul Alam of River Police and also the investigation officer of the case, produced him before the court with seven-day remand prayer.
Lawyers, including Dhaka Bar Association President Iqbal Hossain and general secretary Hossain Ali Khan Hasan, moved bail plea for the Mayur-2 owner.
Prosecutor Anwarul Kabir Babul stood for the state and opposed the petition.