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2 more remanded for Sonali Bank heist

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Rapid Action Battalion showcase retrieved money of Kishoreganj Sonali Bank heist at its headquarters in capital's Uttara on January 28. Photo: Star file
Rapid Action Battalion showcase retrieved money of Kishoreganj Sonali Bank heist at its headquarters in capital's Uttara on January 28. Photo: Star file

A Kishoreganj court today placed Sonali Bank heist mastermind Yusuf’s wife Mahima Akhter Hima, and Alamgir, a helper of the truck which carried the looted money, on a three-day remand.

Judicial Magistrate Hamidul Islam granted the remand after police had produced Mahima and Alamgir before the court with a remand prayer for seven days.

Earlier, Yusuf Munsi, his brother Idris Munsi and MLSS Abu Bakar Siddik were placed on police remand over the heist, reports our Kishoreganj correspondent.

The case is being prepared for handing over to Rapid Action Battalion, said the OC, also the investigation officer of the case.

On January 26, miscreants robbed the main branch of Kishoreganj Sonali Bank and looted Tk 16.4 crore.

Published: 7:35 pm Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Last modified: 9:10 pm Tuesday, February 04, 2014

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