Actress Pori Moni arrested with drugs
Published : Wednesday, 4 August, 2021 at 6:32 PM Count : 375
Actress Pori Moni was arrested with drugs from her Banani residence in the capital on late Wednesday afternoon.
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) conducted a raid into her residence on some specific charges and found illicit drugs inside her house.
She has been shown arrested and would likely to be taken for questioning.
It is learnt that a case is likely to be filed against the actress.
Earlier, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) said raids were being conducted at actress Pori Moni's house on the basis of specific charges against her.
Law enforcers including the RAB and police to position at the premises of her Banani residence on early Wednesday (August 4). Then they started taking preparations to launch the raid into the actress' residence.
The RAB officials present at the spot told journalists that raids were being carried out at Pori Moni's residence on the basis of specific charges against her. She might be detained. Details will be disclosed later on.
In the meantime, however, Pori Moni came to Facebook live and stated about the incident.
A source of the detective branch of police confirmed about taking position in front of Pori Moni's house.
In the Facebook live, Pori Moni said: "I have been receiving threats to my life from the very beginning. Someone wants to kill me. What can I do if someone approaches me introducing as police. They should introduce themselves. I will open the doors if police really arrive."
She said: "They are hitting my doors arriving at the gate of my house. When asked, they said they were police. I phoned to the DB office and Banani Police Station. When I phoned OC Harun Bhai, he replied that none from the police station went to my house. However, he said police might go for the sake of investigation. I told him that I would not open the door if he did not confirm me."
Earlier on June 13 last, Pori Moni alleged first on her Facebook page and then at a press conference convened at her house that Jatiya Party presidium member and real estate businessman Nasir Uddin Mahmud and his associated tried to rape and murder her at Boat Club in Uttara on June 9 last. She filed a case against six persons with Savar Police Station on the following day.
On the next day, the DB arrested five persons including Nasir Uddin and Omi from Uttara in connection with the case. During the raid, huge quantities of liquour and beer were seized from the house. At that night, the DB filed a case with Biman Bandar Police Station under the Liquor and Narcotics Control Act. Nasir who was made the prime accused by Pori Moni in her rape and murder case was released from jail after 15 days.