Xulhaz killing: Ansarullah operative on fresh remand | The Daily Star
05:56 PM, May 19, 2016 / LAST MODIFIED: 06:06 PM, May 19, 2016

Xulhaz killing: Ansarullah operative on fresh remand

A Dhaka Court today granted a five-day remand for an operative of banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) in connection with the killing of USAID staff Xulhaz Mannan and his friend Tonoy.

Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Alamgir Kabir Raj passed the order after police produced Shariful Islam Shihab seeking 10-day remand for second phase.

ALSO READ: Xulhaz killing suspect held in Kushtia

Earlier, he was placed on a three-day remand that ended yesterday.

ALSO READ: Ansarullah Bangla Team getting arms from criminals

He was arrested in Kushtia on Saturday. According to police, he supplied a firearm to the killers of Xulhaz and his friend Khandakar Mahbub Rabbi Tonoy.

On April 25, Xulhaz and Tonoy were hacked to death in a flat at the capital's Dhanmondi.

ALSO READ: 2 hacked to death in Dhaka flat

ALSO READ: Xulhaz ‘killers’ as seen in CCTV footage

Police recovered two firearms from the spot from a bag abandoned by the killers.

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Grameenphone:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Robi:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222


Banglalink:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News

Top