Star editor Mahfuz Anam gets bail in Fadirpur
15 March 2016, Nirapad News: A Faridpur court on Tuesday granted bail to The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam in a Tk 50-crore defamation case.
Faridpur Senior Judicial Magistrate Mohammad Hamidul Islam passed the order as the editor appeared before the court seeking bail.
The court also fixed May 29 for the next hearing.
On February 22, Zahid Bepari, an additional public prosecutor of Faridpur, filed the defamation case.