Friday, 24th September 2021

Barguna court rejects Minni’s appeal for treatment in Rifat murder case

Barguna, July 22 (BAN/ AD): Aysha Siddika Minni’s appeal for seeking treatment has been rejected by Barguna court. Earlier same court had rejected her bail petition. She has been arrested in connection with her husband murder. Her husband Rifat Sharif was murdered in broad day light.

Advocate Mahbubbul Bari Aslam had filed the appeal on behalf of Minni. After the hearing, lawyer Mahbubul Bari said: ” I have filed two appeals including Minni’s treatment. The court rejected both. He also added “We want to withdraw the confessional statements Minni gave before the court under section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure. Minni’s signature is needed on that withdrawal application.”

Her bail petition was rejected on July 21. She was arrested on July 16, Court had sent her on a five-day remand the following day. Her statement was recorded by Barguna court on July 19. On June 26 her husband Rifat Sharif was hacked to death by a group of people in Barguna in presence of Minni.

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