Court accepts chargesheet, warrant against fugitive accused
A court in Barguna on Wednesday accepted the chargesheet in sensational Rifat Sharif murder case.
The court of Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Sirajul Islam Gazi also issued arrest warrant against nine fugitive accused.
The court, however, fixed October 3 the next date of hearing for the adult accused.
The arrested accused including slain Rifat's wife Minni and Arian Shrabon were produced before the court today.
Mujibul Haque Kislu, a counsel for Rifat Sharif's father, said police submitted the charge-sheet in two parts accusing 24 persons.
The first chargesheet, mentioning 10 names of adults including Minni was submitted to the court of Senior Judicial Magistrate M Sirajul Islam Gazi.
The second one, prepared for juvenile accused with 14 names, aged under 18, was submitted to the Juvenile Court.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by criminals in front of his wife Minni in broad daylight in the district town on June 26. The incident was caught on surveillance camera.