A court in Chattogram on Wednesday placed Mahmuda Khanam Mitu murder case accused and her husband former police super Babul Akhter on a five-day remand for questioning.
Chattogram Metropolitan Magistrate Sarwar Jahan passed the order as police sought a seven-day remand for Babul Akhter after he was produced before the court of metropolitan magistrate Sarwar Jahan.
Babul Akhter was produced before the court under tight security measures just before 3.00pm. At that time he was looking very depressed.
A case was filed against eight people, including former superintendent of police Babul Akhter, in connection with the death of his wife Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, who was killed in broad daylight in Chattogram.
Mitu’s father Mosharraf Hossain filed the case with Panchlaish Police Station on Wednesday noon, said officer-in-charge of the police station Abul Kashem Bhuiyan.
While talking to the reporters, Mosharraf, said, “I mentioned earlier that Babul had an involvement in my daughter’s murder and now I came here to file a case against him.”