Two more remanded in Abrar killing case

DHAKA, A Dhaka court today placed two more accused on

five day remand in a case lodged over beating Bangladesh University of

Engineering and Technology (BUET) student Abrar Fahad to death at the wee

hours of October 7.

The two accused are � Amit Saha and Hossain Mohammad Toha.

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Sorafuzzaman Ansari passed the order as

investigation officer and detective branch inspector Md Wahiduzzaman produced

the duo before the court and pleaded to put them on 10 day remand.

On October 8, another court placed Mehedi Hasan Rasel, Muhtasim Fuad, Anik

Sarker, Ifti Mosharraf Sokal, Sefayetul Islam Jiyon, Ishtiaq Munna, Khandaker

Tabakkharul Islam Tanvir, Mozahidur Rahman, Muntamir Al Jemmy and Mehedi

Hasan Robin, on five day remand.

Of the 10, Ifti Mosharraf Sokal on October 10 gave statement under section

164, confessing his role in the gruesome murder.

Earlier on October 9, Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Tofazzal Hossain placed

Shamsul Arefin Rafat, Md Moniruzzaman Monir and Md Akash on five day remand

in the same case.

BUET students and authorities found Abrar, 22, in critical condition from

the first floor stairs of Sher e Bangla Hall and rushed him to Dhaka Medical

College Hospital (DMCH), where doctors declared him dead around 6:30am on

October 7.

Abrar's father filed the case with Chawkbazar Police Station against 19


Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)