BUET student Abrar murder: Charge framing Sept 2
Court Correspondent :
August 9 on Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1, fixed September 2 for hearing on charge framing in the case lodged over murder of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) student Abrar Fahad.Judge Abu Jafar Md Kamaruzzaman passed the order after a brief hearing on Sunday.
Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Court on March 18 transferred the case to Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1. Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq on March 12 approved the decision to transfer the case to the Speedy Trial Tribunal.
Earlier on November 13, 2019, the court accepted the charge sheet in the case. The Detective Branch (DB) of Police fieled against 25 accused, into cognizance.
The 25 accused are: Mehedi Hasan Russel, Anik Sarker, Ifti Mosharraf Sakal, Md Mehedi Hasan Robin, Md Meftahul Islam Jeon, Muntassir Alam Jemmy, Khandaker Tabakkharul Islam Tanvir, Md Muzahidur Rahman, Muhtasim Fuad, Md Moniruzzaman Monir, Md Akash Hossain, Hossain Mohammad Toha, Md Mazedul Islam, Shamim Billah, Moaj Abu Hurayra and ASM Nazmus Sadat, Istiak Ahammed Munna, Amit Saha, Md Mizanur Rahman alias Mizan, Shamsul Arefin Rafat, SM Mahmud Setu, Morsheduzzaman Jisan, Ehteshamul Rabbi Tanim, Morshed Amatya Islam and Mostaba Rafid.
According to the police, of the 25 accused, 11 took part in the gruesome murder directly and the others played role in the incident in one way or another. Of those arrested, eight made confessional statements in the court.
BUET students and the varsity authorities found seemingly lifeless body of Abrar, 22, on the first-floor stairs of Sher-e-Bangla Hall and rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, DMCH, where doctors the physicians found the victim dead at around 6.30 am on October 7, 2019. Abrar's father filed the case with Chawkbazar Police Station of the city against 19 accused people.