Ayesha Siddika Minni on Friday confessed to her involvement in the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif before a Barguna court.
Barguna Sadar Police Station Inspector and also the investigating officer Humayun Kabir said Minni gave the statement to the court of Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Sirajul Islam Gazi.
“Minni has given her confessional statement under the Section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure,” the official said.
In the afternoon, three days into her five-day remand, police took Minni to court where she gave the statement. The judge ordered her into jail in the evening after recording the statement.
Such statements recorded by the court in the course of investigation can be used as evidence during trial.
On Wednesday, Minni was placed on a five day remand, for her involvement with Rifat’s murder.
On June 26, Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by criminals in front of his wife in broad daylight in the district town. The incident was caught on surveillance camera.