A Dhaka court on Monday placed five people on a 5-day remand each in a Narcotics case filed after their arrest with hallucinogenic drug LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide).
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Atiqul Islam passed the order after rejecting bail plea of the accused.
Those remanded are ABM Shirajul Salekin alias Topu, ASM Monwar Akib alias Anan, Najmus Sakib, Md Saiful Islam and Najmul Islam.
Earlier, sub-inspector (also investigation officer of the case)of Khilgaon police station Badrul-Al-Amin produced the accused before court and prayed for a 10-day remand for each.
Primary investigation reveals that the accused were involved in drug trading, said police.
On Saturday night police arrested ASM Monwar Akib alias Anan, Najmus Sakib, Md Saiful Islam from Khilgaon while peddling drug. ABM Shirajul Salekin was arrested later from the Mohakhali area.
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On May 26, police arrested three private university students with LSD during a raid.
Later a case was filed at Dhanmondi Police Station under the Narcotics Control Act.
On Sunday, a Dhaka court placed the three accused Sadman Sakib Rupol, 25, Ashab Wadud Turjo, 22, and Adib Ashraf, 23 on a 5-day remand each.
The ongoing probe into the death of Dhaka University student Hafizur led to the raid, said DB.