Dhaka, April 22: The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) court on Friday granted 5-day fresh remand for senior journalist shafik Rehman.
Earlier, police sought fresh remand for 7-day of senior journalist Shafik Rehman in connection with a case filed allegedly attempt to kidnap and kill Sajeeb Wazed Joy, son of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Investigation officer and ASP of Detective Branch (south division) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Hasan Arafat sought the remand after producing Rehman before the CMM Court around 11.00am.
After hearing, the court passed the order.
He was arrested by plainclothes detectives on April 16 from his Eskaton house in Dhaka and placed on a five-day remand by a Dhaka court in connection with the case.