Sagor-Runi murder: HC summons investigation officer
Published : Sunday, 20 October, 2019 at 3:03 PM Count : 246
The High Court has summoned the investigation officer in journalist couple Sagar Sarwar and Meherun Runi murder case.
Investigation officer RAB's ASP Mohiuddin has been asked to appear before the court on November 6 along with case docket.
The bench of justices M Enayetur Rahim and Md Mostafizur Rahman on Sunday passed the order in the hearing of a plea filed by Md Tanvir Rahman, who were arrested as suspect in the incident and is now on bail, seeking cancellation of his case.
Lawyer Fauzia Karim Firoz stood for Tanvir while deputy attorney general Md Sarwar Hossain was in favour of the prosecution in the court.
The HC has also issued a rule seeking to know why the case activities in respect of Tanvir Rahman should not be scrapped.
On February 11 in 2012, private TV channel Masranga Television journalist Golam Mustafa Sarwar alias Sagar Sarwar and his wife Senior Reporter of ATN Bangla Meherun Nahar alias Meherun Runi were murdered at their rented apartment in the city's West Rajabazar area.