Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court has granted a seven-day remand to Central Joint Secretary General of Hefazat-e-Islam Mamunul Haque. The court granted the remand in a case filed with the capital’s Mohammadpur police station.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Devdas Chandra Adhikari issued the remand order after a hearing on Monday, April 19 at 11:33 am. The court has confirmed this information from the general registration branch of the concerned police station.
According to sources, Sub-Inspector (SI) Sajedul Haque, the investigating officer in the case of Mohammadpur police station, produced Hefazat leader Mamunul in court. At the same time, applied for a 7-day remand for proper investigation of the case.
Meanwhile, lawyer Syed Joynal Abedin Mezbah applied for bail on behalf of accused Mamunul seeking cancellation of Mamunul remand. The state, on the other hand, opposed it. Following the hearing of both the parties, the judge remanded the order.
Earlier, Maulana Mamunul Haque, joint secretary general of Hefazat-e-Islam, was produced in court at 11:08 am.
A local man filed the case against Mamunul in the Mohammadpur police station alleging beatings, serious injuries with intent to kill, theft, intimidation and intentional disturbance in religious activities.
News Room, April 19,2021