A Dhaka court has refused bail to Pervez Sanjary, husband of pop singer Mila, in a case filed against him on charges of torturing his wife for dowry.
Metropolitan Magistrate Fahad Bin Amin Chowdhury passed the order rejecting his bail petition submitted by his counsel Shamim Ahmed on Sunday.
Pervez Sanjary, a pilot of a private domestic airline company, was arrested on October 5 following a case filed by Mila with Uttara West police station.
In the case statement, Mila alleged that Pervez had taken Tk5 lakh as dowry and tortured her several times demanding Tk10 lakh more.
Singer Mila married Parvez at her residence in Dhaka on May 12, 2017.