Khokon granted 6-month interim bail by HCNew Age Online
The High Court on Monday granted six months interim bail to detained Supreme Court Bar Association secretary Mahbub Uddin Khokon in connection with three cases relating to violence and homicide in the capital during May, November and December, 2013.
A bench of Justice Borhan Uddin and KM Kamrul Kader issued the bail order in response to three petitions filed by khokon, also a joint secretary general of Bangladesh Nationalist Party.
His lawyer, AKM Ehsanur Rahman told New Age that there was no restriction to release Khokon from jail, as he was not wanted in any other case.
Some plain cloth policemen arrested Khokon from the Kakrail area in Dhaka on December 25.
He was later implicated in three cases, one of which was filed over Hefajat-e-Islam’s violent programme at Shapla Square in Motijheel on May 6, 2013.
The second case was filed on ground of violence in front of New Anar Bakery near Kamalapur railway station on November 5, 2013 and third was filed over number of killing in arson attack in a parked bus at Banglamotor on December 24.
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