Eden ex-principal murder probe report now July 10


A Dhaka court reset July 10 to submit probe report in the case filed over murder of former principal of Eden Mohila College Mahfuza Chowdhury Parveen.

Metropolitan Magistrate Saifuzzaman Sharif on Thursday set the new date as Alamgir Mazumder, sub-inspector (SI) of New Market Police Station and also the Investigation officer (IO) of the case, failed to submit the report on Thursday. 

Earlier on February 11, Ismat Kadir Gama, the deceased’s husband, filed the case with New Market Police Station over the murder accusing Reshma and Swapna, two domestic helps of the victim’s house. The duo had been absconding since after the incident.

Later on February 24, police arrested Reshma, 25. On February 14, lawmen arrested Swapna, one of two domestic helps and an accused in the case filed over the murder of Mahfuza Parveen, and a person who sent Swapna to the house as domestic help. 

Mahfuza Chowdhury Parveen was found murdered at her flat in Sukonna Tower in Science Lab area in the capital city in the night on February 10.

Hailed from Gopalganj district, Mahfuza served as principal of Eden Mohila College from Feb 2009 to April 2012.