Attempted Rape Case
Nasir, Omi placed on five-day remand
Businessman Nasir U Mahmud and alleged woman trafficker Tuhin Siddiqui Omi were placed on a five-day remand each by a Dhaka court in an attempt to rape and murder case filed by actress Pori Moni.
Senior Judicial Magistrate Rajib Hasan passed the order on Wednesday after Inspector Md Kamal Hossain of Savar Police Station, also the Investigation Officer (IO) of the case, produced them before the court with a 10-day remand prayer.
On June 15, Dhaka's Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court put Nasir and Omi on a seven-day remand in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act.
Former Dhaka Bar Secretary Adv Mizanur Rahman Mamun termed Nasir as innocent and the defence counsel prayed to the court to cancel the remand plea.
On the other hand Dhaka Metropolitan Public Prosecutor Adv Abdullah Abu and Additional Public Prosecutor Anwarul Kabir Babul pleaded for granting them remand.
After their seven days remand they were produced before the court on Wednesday.