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Singer Arefin Rumi gets bail

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The Dhaka Women and Children Repression (Prevention) Tribunal-4 on Wednesday granted one month ad interim bail to singer Arefin Rumi, in a domestic violence case.
Tanzila Ismail, the acting judge of Women and Children Repression (Prevention) Tribunal- 4 passed the order after hearing the bail plea filed by Arefin Rumi.
On February 13, the tribunal sent the singer to jail rejecting his bail petition. Rumi along with his sibling brother had surrendered before the court on the date and sought bail. After hearing the bail petition, the court rejected Rumi’s prayer but granted bail to his sibling.
Rumi and his brother were detained from his (Rumi) Banshbari house in the capital’s Mohammadpur area on October 12 last year, a few hours after he and other family members allegedly tortured his wife, police said.
Tortured, Rumi’s first wife Lamia Islam Annanya, 22, submitted a written complain to the Mohammadpur police station. The police then lodged a domestic violence case.




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