Alexa Rishan Farzi on five-day remand

Dhaka, Monday   19 August 2019


Rishan Farzi on five-day remand

 Barguna Correspondent

 Published: 01:22 PM, 19 July 2019   Updated: 05:13 PM, 19 July 2019

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

A Borguna court passed a five-days remand on the No.3 accused in the Rifat murder case, Rashidul Hasan Rishan alias Rishan Farazi.

Barguna Senior Judicial Magistrate Court Judge Md. Sirajul Islam Gazi granted the remand on Friday morning.

Earlier, to the court this morning, Police produced Rishan Farazi arrested on Thursday morning, and asked for a seven-day remand. After the hearing, the court granted Rishan Farazi’s five-day remand. Rishan is known as the close companion of Nayan Bond, the main culprit of the murder.

Regarding the matter, Barguna Sadar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC), Humayun Kabir also the investigation officer of Rifat murder case, said that after producing Rishan Farazi in the court, police filed a seven-day remand application for interrogation. After the hearing, the court granted Rishan Fazazi for five-day remand.

Meanwhile, Police have arrested 16 accused in the Rifat murder case. 10 of them gave the confessional statement of their involvement in the killing of Rifat. In the case, more three accused are in remand along with Rifat's wife Ayesha Siddika Minni.

Rishan was arrested after the operation under the leadership of Barguna Sadar Circle Additional Superintendent of Police Shahjahan Hossain at 10am on Thursday.

On June 26 at around 10am, Rifat Sharif was stabbed severely before his wife Ayesha Siddika Minni in front of the main gate of Barguna Government College. Rifat died at 4pm on the sane day at Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital in Barisal.