A court in Sirajganj took into cognizance on Monday the charge sheet against 38 people including Shahzadpur municipality mayor Halimul Haque Miru and his sibling Habibul Haque Mintu in journalist Shimul murder case.
Judge Md Hasibul Haque of Shahzadpur Upazila Senior Judicial Magistrate Court accepted the charge sheet in presence of Shimul’s wife.
The judge issued a warrant for arrest of absconding 24 accused and fixed July 10 for hearing. He ordered the Shahzadpur police to arrest the accused and produce them before the court within July 10.
Md Ataur Rahman, general record keeper of Shahzadpur Police Station, confirmed the news.
In this case, so far eleven accused, including mayor Halimul Haque Miru, are in Sirajganj Zila Prison cell. Another three including Mintu secured bail for six months.
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