Court sets July 30 to submit report in ASP Mizan murder case


Dhaka, June 22: A Dhaka court on Thursday fixed July 30 to submit report in the murder case of Mizanur Rahman, assistant superintendent of police (ASP) of Highway.

Judge Mazharul Haque of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court passed the order on Thursday.

According to case statement, ASP Mizanur was found dead near Birulia bridge under Rupnagar police station adjacent to Mirpur on Wednesday noon.

Deceased’s younger brother Masum Talukder filed the case in this connection.

Quoting family members, Shahidul Alam, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Rupnagar Police Station, said Mizanur get out of his residence of sector no. 5 in Uttara around 6:00am on Wednesday. Since, no contact was made with him. Passengers of a bus noticed his body while crossing the spot and informed the matter to police.

Crime Scene unit of Crime Investigation Department (CID) collected evidences from the spot. Clothes were scuffled at Mizanur’s throat. For this, they guessed he might have been strangled to death.