Wednesday, May 18, 2016

HC happy with govt over Sagar-Runi murder

The government has played its role 'properly' in the investigation into the killings of journalist couple Sagar Sarowar and Meherun Runi, the High Court observed in a rule on Tuesday.

No error or neglice was seen in the investigation into the twin murders but some politicians have made 'irresponsible' remarks to 'obstruct' the inquiry, the court said while hring a writ petition filed over law enforcers' failure to make any significant progress.
The bench of justices A H M Shamsuddin Chowdhury and Jahangir Hossain directed police not to comment on the print and electronic media unless the investigation makes any specific progress.
It ordered the information secretary to take steps within 24 hours to stop publishing 'flimsy' news on the issue.
The bench issued a rule asking why an order should not be issued to figure out the motive behind the murders and bring the murderers to justice.
The home secretary, information secretary, inspector eral of police, director eral of Rapid Action Battalion, Detective Branch deputy commissioner (south) and Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Police Station r-in-charge. They were given two weeks.

Source: bdnews24

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