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Attack on Hero Alam

Another accused remanded

Published : 21 Jul 2023 10:28 PM | Updated : 22 Jul 2023 05:01 PM

A Dhaka court on Friday placed another accused onthree-day remand in case lodged over attack on independent candidate MdAshraful Hossain Alam, popularly known as Hero Alam, during Dhaka-17 by-pollson Monday.

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Rajesh Chowdhury passed the order as police produced accused Masud before the court and pleaded to place him on seven-day remand.

Earlier another court placed two main accused in attack, Manik and Al Amin on three-day remand. On July 18, another court had placed SanowarQazi and Biplob Hossain on three-day remand in the case. The court also sent five other accused to jail on that day. They are- Mahmudul Hasan, Mujahid Khan, Ashiq Sarker, Hridoy Sheikh and SohelMollah.

Hero Alam's personal assistant Sujan Rahman Shuvo lodged the case with Banani thana on July 18 accusing some 15-20 unknown people for the attack.

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