Rifat killing

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

Rifat Murder: Minni’s bail plea turned down again

A Barguna court yesterday rejected the bail petition of Aysha Siddika Minni, who was arrested in connection with the murder of her husband Rifat Sharif.

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 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 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.

July 2, 2019
July 2, 2019

Rifat Murder: Cops yet to trace key accused

Although six days have passed since Rifat was killed in Barguna, the three main accused in the murder case were yet to be traced.

July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019

Rifat Murder: Cops arrest four more

Police yesterday arrested four more people, including two accused, in connection with the killing of Barguna’s Shah Newaj Rifat Sharif while the three key accused are still at large.

June 30, 2019
June 30, 2019

2 HC benches refuse to hear writ on Rifat murder

Two separate High Court benches refuse to hear a writ petition that sought its directive on the law enforcers to arrest in 24 hours all the accused in a case filed over the murder of Rifat Sharif in Barguna.

June 29, 2019
June 29, 2019

BNP slams law-and-order ‘downslide’

BNP standing committee member Selima Rahman says the incidents of killing, enforced disappearance and rape have now engulfed the country for lack of good governance and impunity culture.