Indictment hearing against MP son Rony deferred
02 February 2015, Nirapad News: A Dhaka court on Tuesday deferred again the charge framing hearing against Bakhtiar Alam Rony, son of Awami League MP Pinu Khan, in a case filed for shooting two people to death with his firearm in the city’s New Eskaton area.
Dhaka Second Additional Session Judge Samsun Naher set February 28 for the next hearing.
On April 13, Rony, said to be a drug addict, allegedly opened fire on people indiscriminately near Janakantha Bhaban in New Eskaton area from his car, leaving two people — rickshaw-puller Abdul Hakim and Janakantha’s auto-rickshaw driver Yakub –injured with bullets.
Hakim succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on April 15 while Yeakub died at the hospital on April 23.
On April 15, a case was filed with Ramna Police Station against unidentified people in this regard.