Tangail: A court here on Wednesday showed Awami League MP from Tangail-3 constituency Amanur Rahman Khan Rana arrested in a case filed over the killing of two Jubo League leaders.
Senior Judicial Magistrate of the district’s Sadar Cognisance Court Abdullah Al Masum passed the order after hearing a petition filed by the Detective Branch of police on May 3.Meanwhile, investigation officer of the case Ashoke Kumar Singh, also officer-in-charge of district DB police, filed another petition with the court seeking a five-day remand for MP. However, the court did not pass any order on the bail petition on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the court is set to hear another petition on Thursday to show Rana arrested in another case filed over the murder attempt on a Bangladesh Chhatra League leader.
Ashoke said Baghil union Jubo League leaders Shamim and Mamun went missing on July 16, 2012 in the district town. The following day, Shamim’s mother filed a general diary with Tangail Sadar Police Station.
Later, police arrested several suspects over the incident when two of them—Shahadat Hossain, 16 and Hiron Mia, 27 — revealed that both of the Jubo League leaders had been murdered at the order of MP Rana.
A group of miscreants attacked BCL leader Abu Sayeed Rubel on December 20, 2016. Rana has been in jail in a case filed over the killing of freedom fighter Faruk Ahmed on January 18, 2013.