Jatri Kalyan Samity secy gets bail in extortion case
Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's Court on Tuesday granted bail to Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury, secretary general of Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity, in an extortion case filed with Mirpur Police Station.
Metropolitan Magistrate, Md Mazharul Haque passed the order. Advocate Jayedur Rahman moved the bail prayer in the court.
Police on Monday submitted a petition to Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's Court to show Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury arrested in another case filed under the Explosives Substances Act filed with Kafrul Police Station in February 2018.
Another Metropolitan Magistrate Mazharul Islam fixed September 13 (Thursday) for hearing on the prayer in presence of Sub-Inspector Kazi Raihan, Investigation officer of the case.
Jatri Kalyan Samity leader Mozammel was arrested on September 5 in an extortion case.
In the case statement, complainant Md Dulal alleged that Mozammel, claiming to be a transport sector leader, demanded Tk 2 lakh from him and he gave him (Mozammel) Tk 10,000 in front of Sony Cinema Hall in Mirpur on September 3.