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Pori Moni gets permanent bail in drug case

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 11 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Pori Moni gets permanent bail in drug case

A Dhaka court on Sunday granted permanent bail to film actress Shamsunnahar Smriti, popularly known by her screen name Pori Moni in a narcotics case.

Metropolitan Magistrate Satyabrata Sikder granted the bail after Pori Moni appeared before the court and sought permanent bail in the case.

The court also accepted a charge sheet against Pori Moni and others accused in the case and transferred the case documents to Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge court for trial.

On October 4, Inspector Kazi Mostafa Kamal of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of police, also investigating officer (IO) of the case, submitted a charge sheet against Pori Moni and two others— Ashraful Islam Dipu and Kabir Hossain.

Earlier, on August 31, Dhaka Metropolitan Session Judge KM Emrul Kayesh granted Pori Moni’s bail in the case.  She was released from jail on September 1 after nearly a month of her arrest.