Erfan Salim, bodyguard placed on fresh 2-day remand

Erfan Salim, bodyguard placed on fresh 2-day remand



A Dhaka court today placed Dhaka-7 lawmaker Haji Salim’s son Mohammad Erfan Salim and his bodyguard Zahidul Mollah on a fresh two-day remand in the case filed over assaulting navy official Lt Wasif Ahmed Khan.

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Md Ziaur Rahman passed the order after Investigation Officer Mobinul Haque, also sub-inspector of Detective Branch (DB) of police, produced Dipu before the court asking for a five-day remand.

The duo were earlier placed on three days’ remand after they were produced before the court with a seven-day remand prayer on October 28.

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Lt Wasif Ahmed Khan filed the case with Dhanmondi Police Station on October 26, accusing four named and three unnamed.

Erfan and Zahidul were sentenced to one year in prison for illegally possessing walkie-talkies and foreign liquor after their arrest on October 26.

Rab Executive Magistrate Sarwoer Alam handed six months’ imprisonment to them for keeping the radio transceivers illegally and the other six months for illegal liquor possession.