Charge sheet accepted over ex-Eden college principal murder

Staff Correspondent

26 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

A Dhaka court on Sunday accepted the charges brought against two women who are believed to be involved in the murder of former principal of Eden Mohila College Mahfuza Chowdhury Parvin.

After scrutinising the case dockets, Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Md Saiduzzaman Sharif accepted the charges and sent the case to Dhaka metropolitan sessions judge court to start trial in the case.

The two accused are Rita Akhtar alias Swapna, 35, and Ruma alias Reshma, 30. Both of them were housemaids of the ex-principal’s house.

On August 2, New Market Police Station Sub Inspector Alamgir Hossain Majumder pressed the charge sheet to Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's court accusing the two housemaids.

Police in the charge sheet stated that the accused planned and carried out the murder of former Eden Mohila College principal to loot gold and money.