Major Sinha murder
Shipra gets bail, order on Sifat Monday
Shipra Debnath, a witness of Major (retd) Sinha Mohammad Rashed murder Khan case, has obtained bail in a drug case.
Ramu Judicial Magistrate Delwar Hossain on Sunday granted bail.
Shipra's lawyer Arup Barua Topu confirmed the matter.
Meanwhile, the hearing on bail petition of Shahedul Islam Sifat was held.
The court of Senior Judicial Magistrate (Teknaf-3) Tamanna Farah will pass the order on Monday.FI/LY
Sifat's counsel Mahbubul Alam Tipu said bail for his client was sought in drug and murder cases filed by police.
Both Sifat and Shipra are students of Stamford University who accompanied slain Major (retd) Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan.
They were sent to Cox's Bazar District Jail in two separate cases filed by police.
On July 31 night, Major (retd) Sinha was killed in police firing during the searching at Baharchhara Police Checkpost.
On August 5, slain Sinha's sister Sharmin Shahria Ferdous filed a murder case against nine policemen including inspector Liakat Ali and OC Pradeep Kumar Das with the Cox's Bazar Senior Judicial Magistrate Court.