• Friday, Oct 22, 2021
  • Last Update : 04:29 pm

Indictment hearing in Mamunul’s explosive case on Oct 10

  • Published at 07:38 pm September 5th, 2021
Mamunul Haque Hefazat arrest
File photo: Police arrest Hefazat-e-Islam Joint Secretary General Mamunul Haque at Jamia Rahmania Arabia Madrasa in Dhaka's Mohammadpur area on Sunday, April 18, 2021 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune

The former Hefazat leader currently has 27 cases against his name

A Khulna court has set October 10 to frame charges against Mamunul Haque, former joint secretary general of Hefazat-e-Islam, in a case filed under the Explosive Substances Act.

Khulna’s Additional Metropolitan Sessions Court Judge SM Ashikur Rahman announced the date on Sunday after Mamunul was brought before the court from Khulna district jail, said public prosecutor advocate KM Iqbal Hossain.

According to the charge sheet, a demonstration of around 3,000 members of 12 parties including Jamaat-e-Islam, BNP and Hefazat took place in Khulna on February 22, 2013 demanding abolition of the International Crimes Tribunal and release of the arrested war criminals and chanting anti-government slogans.

Headed towards the Gonojagoron Moncho in the city, the procession at one point faced police obstruction and started attacking the police with molotov cocktails and gun fires.


Also Read- Hefazat’s Mamunul moved to Khulna jail


In self-defense, police also fired 20 rounds of bullets in the air. In the attack, some members of the police got injured by the blast while some 26 people were arrested from the spot.

Later in the day, Sub-Inspector of Sonadanga police station Alamgir Kabir filed a case against 26 people including Mamunul Haque.

Mamunul had directed his followers to vandalize Gonojagoron Moncho and launch attack on police during a waz mahfil held at Moylapota mosque roundabout a day before the attack.

The charge sheet was submitted on April 21, 2015 by Investigation Officer SI Md Moktar Hossain against 107 people.

On Friday, Mamunul was transferred to Khulna district jail from Kashimpur high security central jail in Gazipur.


Also Read- Hefazat leader arrested over Mamunul resort scandal dies


A Narayanganj court on June 5 sent Mamunul to Kashimpur Central Jail on completion of his 18-day remand in six separate cases.

On April 18, a joint team of Tejgaon Division police and DMP's Detective Branch arrested Mamunul from Jamia Rahmania Arabia Madrasah in Mohammadpur.

He was remanded for 18 days till June 5, in six different cases over rape, vandalism and Hefazat mayhem. Among them, three were filed by the district police, two by the CID, and one by the PBI.

The former Hefazat leader currently has 27 cases against his name.

58
Facebook 53
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail