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Charges against JMB chief, 2 others taken into cognizance

DHAKA, Jan 4, 2017 (BSS) - A Dhaka court today took cognizance of the charges pressed by the police against banned militant outfit JMB chief Saidur Rahman and two others in a case lodged under anti-terrorism act.

"Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Kamrul Hossain Mollah after taking the charges into cognizance, set January 22 for indictment hearing," a court official said.

The other two accused are Abdulla-hil Qaderi and Ayesha Akter.

According to the case documents, the three were arrested from a house near Donia Noor Masjid area under Kadamtali Police Station in the capital on May 25, 2010.

Police later lodged the case and submitted the charge sheet on August 7, 2010.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)