Sunday, May 26, 2019 | ePaper

HC asks IO to submit autopsy report within 10 days of murder

  • Print
Staff Reporter :
The High Court (HC) on Thursday directed the Investigation Officers (IOs) of murder cases to submit the postmortem and inquest reports to the concerned Magistrates within 10 days of any murder incidents.
The court ordered the Health Secretary, Home Secretary, Directorate General of Health Services and Inspector General of Prisons to take necessary steps in this regard, Assistant Attorney General Md Yousuf Mahmud Morshed told the reporters.
The HC bench of Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Md Mostafizur Rahman passed the order while hearing a bail petition filed by Shahidul Islam Fakir, an accused in a murder case filed with Morelganj Police Station in Bagerhat.
During the hearing, Thakur Das Mondol, Investigation Officer of the murder case, appeared before the HC bench as the court on May 6 summoned the IO for not complying with its order over producing the inquest and postmortem reports of the case to this court.
He told the court that he could not submit the inquest and postmortem report as he was busy with some other Investigation of urgent cases.
The court disposed of the bail petition and exonerated Thakur Das Mondol from personal appearance before the court.
The murder case was filed after one Shukkur Sheikh of Daibaggohati village under Morelganj Police Station in Bagerhat was shot dead on October 1 last year.

More News For this Category

DUCSU VP Nur assaulted again

DUCSU VP Nur assaulted again

Staff Reporter  :The Vice-President of Dhaka University Central Students Union (DUCSU), Nurul Haque Nur, was assaulted again allegedly by 30 activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) at Sathmatha in Bogura

Bangladeshi shot dead in US

Bangladeshi shot dead in US

daily-bangladesh.com :A Bangladeshi national was shot to death by miscreants in Detroit City, Michigan State of the United States. The deceased was identified as Jainul Islam, hailing from Kaziband village

Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF

UNB, Dinajpur :A Bangladeshi national was shot dead by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Kathalia Para border in Biral upazila early Sunday.The deceased was identified as Alam,

Fake foreign brand cosmetics seized

Staff Reporter :The fake foreign brand cosmetics have flooded the Gulshan's 'Pink City' market in the capital. Almost each and every shop sale such substandard cosmetics labeling different reputed brands.The

Khaleda files writ against move to shift trial

Staff Reporter :BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday filed a writ petition with the High Court challenging the legality of the government notification, which says Niko case filed  against her

2 panels to probe medicine recovery at Satkhira hospital

UNB, Satkhira :Two probe panels have been formed to look into the recovery of huge medicines from under the ground on the Satkhira Medical College Hospital premises.A total of 10

Stop extortion on roads, highways: IGP

Staff Reporter  :Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr. Mohammad Javed Patwary has ordered a zero-tolerance against extortion on Roads and Highways across the country ahead of the Eid journey."Departmental action

11 including 3 motor cyclists killed in road crashes

Staff Reporter  :Reckless driving continues on the streets and death procession is becoming larger just ahead of Eid Journey. At least 11 persons including three motorcyclists in Chattogram were killed

Amethi: Former village head who campaigned for Smriti Irani shot dead

IANS :A former village head said to be close to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Smriti Irani was allegedly shot dead in Amethi district of Uttar Pradesh, PTI reported on Sunday,

Modi woos Muslims in speech as house leader

DAWN.com, New Delhi :Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ideological grooming should be traditionally wary of promoting the anti-British revolt of 1857 for its association with Hindu-Muslim unity.The prime minister on Saturday