BFF’s women wing chairman Kiron gets bail


Dhaka, Mar 19: A Dhaka court has granted bail to Bangladesh Football Federation’s women wing chairman and FIFA council member Mahfuza Akter Kiron in a defamation case lodged under ‘CrPC 500’ by a sports organiser.Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Sorafuzzaman Ansaree on Tuesday granted till April 2 the bail with a bondage of Tk 10,000.

Earlier on March 16, Metropolitan Magistrate Abu Sufian Md Noman sent Kiron to jail rejecting her bail petition after the law enforcers produced her before the court.

Abul Hasan Chowdhury Prince, a permanent member of Mohammedan Sporting Club and Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club as well as vice-president of Badda Jagoroni Club, on March 12 lodged the case with the CMM Court against Kiron for making ‘derogatory remarks against the prime minister.’

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Sarafuzzaman Ansari issued the warrant and sent it to the Motijheel Police station.