Shahadat’s wife denied bail
14 October 2015, Nirapad News: A Dhaka court on Wednesday rejected bail prayer of Jesmin Jahan Nrittya, wife of cricketer Shahadat Hossain, in a case filed for torturing a domestic help.
Metropolitan Magistrate Amirul Haider Chowdhury passed the order after hearing her bail petition.
Jesmin Jahan Nrittya was arrested from a house at Pabna Lane in the capital’s Malibagh area at early hours on October 4 and sent to jail.
Mahfuza Akhter Happy, 11, the domestic help of Shahadat, was rescued on a road in Sangbadik Colony area at Pallabi of the city with severe injuries.
Happy claimed that Shahadat Hossain and his wife tortured her.
On September 7, journalist Kahndkar Mojammel Hossain filed a case against Shahadat and her wife with Mirpur Model Police Station under the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act – 2000.