Anchor-director Debashish Biswas denied bail

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28th October, 2020 03:06:00 printer

Anchor-director Debashish Biswas denied bail

A Dhaka court on Wednesday rejected a bail petition of popular television anchor and film director Debashish Biswas in a fraud case filed with CMM court on September 8, 2019.

Dhaka Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mohammad Asaduzzaman Noor passed the order this noon.

It is learned that on July 30, 2019, a man named Liton Sarkar Emon bought the copyright of the movies titled ‘Mayer Marjada’, ‘Shubho Bibaho’, ‘Opekkha’ and ‘Ajante’ produced by Debashish Biswas' mother Gayatri Biswas for commercial promotion on PNTV YouTube channel. The man has bought the movies giving TK 1.40 lakh.

When YouTube authorities shut down the channel due to a copyright issue, the man uploaded the movies to his YouTube channel.

Then Liton came to know that the accused had sold the movies to other people in 2017.

Against the backdrop of the issue, Liton Sarkar filed a case against the director Debashish Biswas on September 8, 2019 and issued an arrest warrants against him on October 21, 2020.


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