EX- RCC mayor Minu released on bail
17 Septembar 2015, Nirapad News: After two months of his arrest, former mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) and BNP leader Mizanur Rahman Minu was freed from jail on Wednesday night following bail in all cases against him.
The BNP leader was released while under treatment at the Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH).
Police members guarding him were pulled off around 8:15pm from the hospital after his release order reached the jail authorities in the afternoon.
Jail Super Shafiqul Islam of Rajshahii central jail said Minu got bail in all cases.
On September 9, Minu was admitted to RMCH after he complained of chest pain.
On July 13 this year, two separate courts sent Mizanur Rahman Minu to jail turning down his bail petitions in six cases filed for vandalism and arson attacks during the BNP-led 20-party alliance’s hartal and blockade programme.
Besides, Judge Mokseda Ajgar of Metropolitan Magistrate Court-1 sent the BNP leader to jail in three cases filed with Boalia Police Station while he was granted bail in another case filed with the same police station.
Seven cases–three with Motihar Police Station and four with Boalia Police Station–were filed against the BNP leader on charges of vandalising vehicles and carrying out subversive activities at different times during the BNP-led 20-party alliance’s hartal and blockade program.