Barguna Rifat murder

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Minni’s family gripped by sense of insecurity

Even a month ago, their household was like that of any other family’s. They would spend time together, have meals together, and sometimes children would play on their yard.

July 21, 2019
July 21, 2019

She confessed under duress

Aysha Siddika Minni has been forced to confess her involvement in the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif, her father alleged yesterday.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

Minni gives statement before court

A Barguna court yesterday recorded the statement of Aysha Siddika Minni, wife of Rifat Sharif who was hacked to death in broad daylight, in connection with a case filed over the murder.

July 19, 2019
July 19, 2019

Rifat murder: Wife gives statement before court

Aysha Siddika Minni, wife of Rifat Sharif who was killed in broad daylight in Barguna town, gives her statement before a magistrate.

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

Minni placed on 5-day remand

A Barguna court yesterday granted police five days to question Aysha Siddiqa Minni in remand over the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif.

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

Rifat Murder: One more accused held,remanded

A Barguna court yesterday placed a man on a seven-day remand in police custody for his alleged connection with the murder of Rifat Sharif in the district.

July 12, 2019
July 12, 2019

Rifat Murder: Schoolboy held after analysing footage

Police yesterday arrested a schoolboy on suspicion of his involvement with Rifat Sharif killing.

July 12, 2019
July 12, 2019

Rifat Murder: Schoolboy held after analysing footage

Police yesterday arrested a schoolboy on suspicion of his involvement with Rifat Sharif killing.

July 7, 2019
July 7, 2019

Rifat Murder: Organised crime at the core

Nayan Bond used to run an illicit business with a network of over a hundred members of Facebook messenger group “007”. His close friend Rifat Sharif was killed by the Bond gang after he left the network. But what gave rise to the gang culture there and who are the patronisers?

July 5, 2019
July 5, 2019

A gang of 20 took part in Rifat killing

At least 20 people took part in the murder of Rifat Sharif in Barguna on June 26, investigators said based on information gleaned from two accused arrested recently.