A Dhaka court has placed the two associates of Omi on remand for two days
Another case has been filed against Tuhin Siddiqui Omi, one of the accused in a case filed over rape and murder attempt on actor Pori Moni, and two of his associates under the Bangladesh Passport Act, 1920.
On Tuesday night, a joint team of Dakkhinkhan and Savar police raided a recruiting agency that belongs to Omi in Dhaka's Dakkhinkhan area and recovered 102 passports from there, and arrested Omi's associates.
Later on Wednesday, a Dhaka court placed Omi's associates, Bashir Uddin and Moshiur Rahman, on remand for two days in the case.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Debabrata Biswas issued the order after Dakkhinkhan police produced them before the court seeking a 10-day remand for interrogation in the case.
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Savar police station Inspector (Investigation) Kamal Hossain filed the case against Omi and the two arrestees with Dakkhinkhan police station under the Passport Act, said Deputy Commissioner of Uttara Division Police Md Saiful Islam.
On Monday, six people, including businessman Nasir U Mahmood and Tuhin Siddiqui Omi, were arrested in a case filed over rape and murder attempts on actor Shamsunnahar Smrity, popularly known as Pori Moni.
They were placed on a seven-day remand each in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act.