Oishi and two others remanded for five daysNew Age Online
A Dhaka Court on Sunday approved five-day police remand to interrogate three accused in connection with police couple murder case. Victims’ daughter Oishi Rahman is also an accused.
The investigation officer of the case, police sub-inspector of Paltan Police station Shahidullah Pradhan prayed for 10-day remand for Oishi Rahman, 18, and two of her accomplices. Special Branch police inspector Mahfuzur Rahman and his wide Swapna Rahman were killed in their apartment house Wednesday night.
Lawyers Mahbubur Rahman Rana and Prokash Ranjan Biswas filed bail petitions on behalf of their juvenile delinquents.
Prokash Ranjan Biswas argued that the accused teens had committed juvenile delinquency and, therefore, they were the victims of circumstances.
He also argued such crime portrays decays in social values. To correct these teens, the state needs to try them under a juvenile court. The Children act 1974 requires that the authorities set up juvenile court to try minor offenders, he said.
The three accused were taken to the court of Metropolitan magistrate Mizanur Rahman. Other two are Oishi’s friend Mizanur Rahman alias Roni, 25, and her domestic help Khadiza Khatun Sumi, 15.
Bodies of the victims were recovered from their Chamelibagh apartment on Friday afternoon.
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