PBI takes accused Moni to inspect crime scene | The Daily Star
07:10 PM, April 19, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 09:42 PM, April 19, 2019


PBI takes accused Moni to inspect crime scene

Investigators today visited the crime scene of Nusrat murder with accused Kamrun Nahar Moni.

Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) officers, who are probing the case, went up to a burka store and the roof of the madrasa, a correspondent reports quoting officers.

Inspector Shah Alam of PBI told The Daily Star, officers visited the spots accompanying Moni, who is said to be directly involved with setting fire on Nusrat on the madrasa roof.

Moni was arrested on Wednesday night from Feni. She was remanded on that day.

Meanwhile, PBI produced two other accused – Javed Hossain alias Sakhawat Hossain Javed and Umme Sultana Poppy – before a Feni court today.

In further development of the case, the governing body of Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa was dissolved by the authorities today.

What Happened to Nusrat?

Madrasa student and Alim examinee Nusrat lost her battle for life, five days after she was set afire on April 6 -- an incident that touched off outrage all over the country.

A group of five people poured kerosene on the 18-year-old girl and set her afire allegedly for refusing to withdraw a case against the principal of the madrasa over sexual assault on her late last month.

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