Former Jubo league leader Khaled Bhuiyan on 7-day remand over murder

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23rd October, 2019 03:38:58 printer

Former Jubo league leader Khaled Bhuiyan on 7-day remand over murder

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A Dhaka court on Wednesday placed former Jubo League leader Khaled Mahmud Bhuiyan on seven-day remand in a case lodged in connection with rape and murder.

Metropolitan Magistrate Md Atiqul Islam passed the order after investigation officer of the case Mina Mahmuda, also a superintendent of police, Bureau of Investigation (PBI), produced Khaled before the court seeking 10-day remand prayer.

The case was filed against Khaled Bhuiyan with the Khilgaon Police Station in 2014.

According to the case statement, Khaled with his associates shot Israil Hossain alias Israfil Hossain and Sharif Hossain Saimon in the capital’s Khilgaon area on September 4, 2014.

At that time, they robbed Tk 38 lakh from the victims.

Saimon was killed on the spot while Israil sustained injuries critically in the shooting. Later, Israil died on April 1, 2016 while undergoing treatment.

Majibar Rahman, the victims' relative, filed a murder case with the police station against some unidentified persons on September 5 that year.

On August 22, 2017, police submitted the charge sheet to the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court in Dhaka accusing three men —Kazi Sirajul Islam, Md Shahin alias Sirajul Islam and Golam Mostofa Shahin alias Police Shahin.

Then, a Dhaka court directed PBI for further investigation on February 22 last year. The PBI investigators found Khaled’s involvement in the incident.