Appeal to HC, Oishee seeks acquittal
06 December 2015,Nirapad News: Oishee Rahman appealed to the High Court (HC) seeking acquittal from the charge of killing her father Special Branch (SB) inspector Mahfuzur Rahman and mother Shapna Rahman.
The petition has been submitted to department concerned of the HC on Sunday noon.
Lawyer Afzal H Khan will move for Oishee in the petition.
Earlier on November 12, Speedy Trial Tribunal (3) of Dhaka handed down death sentence to Oishee Rahman for killing her parents.
Of the two other accused, Oishee’s friend Asaduzzaman Jony was awarded two years’ jail for providing shelter to her after the murder and fined Tk 5,000, in default, one month’s jail.
Another friend of Oishee, Mizanur Rahman Rony, was found innocent.
On August 14 of 2013, SB inspector Mahfuzur and his wife Shapna were stabbed to death at their rented flat in city’s Chamelibagh area.
Police recovered their bodies on August 16. Their daughter Oishee, 19, with housemaid Sumi, 15, surrendered at Paltan police station on August 17.
Later, Oishee gave a statement under interrogation saying that she had killed her parents with the help of housemaid Sumi.
Investigators also found the involvement of two of her friends Rony and Jony in the murder case and they were arrested later.
However, finally two charge-sheets were submitted at the court to rectify the case and solve it with the trial after a lot of dramatic dimensions of the murder case.