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Fahad murder: Amit-Toha on 5-day remand

Staff Correspondent |
Update: 2019-10-11 3:46:31 PM
Fahad murder: Amit-Toha on 5-day remand

DHAKA: Two more students of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet) were placed on a five-day remand each in connection with the murder of Abrar Fahad.

The two accused are:  Amit Saha, a student of 16th batch of Buet’s civil engineering department, is the deputy law secretary of Buet BCL and Hossain Mohammad Toha, a 17 batch student of mechanical engineering department. 

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Md Sarafuzzaman Ansari on Friday (Oct 11) passed the order when DB Inspector Wahiduzzaman, also the investigation officer of the case, produced the duo before the court with a 10-day remand prayer.

Earlier on Thursday (Oct 10), detective branch of police arrested Amit from Sabujbagh of Dhaka and Toha from Mawna of Gazipur in connection with the murder.

Abrar Fahad, a second year student of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of BUET was allegedly beaten to death at his dorm Sher-e-Bangla Hall early Monday (Oct 7).

The body of Fahad was found lying between the first and second floors of Sher Bangla Hall.

Later on that day, police arrested 10 BCL leaders of its Buet unit over the alleged involvement in the killing of fellow student Abrar Fahad. 

On Tuesday (Oct 8), a Dhaka court placed ten leaders of BCL on a five-day remand and fixed November 13 for submission of probe report of the case filed over the murder of Abrar Fahad.

BDST: 1542 HRS, OCT 11, 2019

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