| 16 Jun 2019, 00:00 | Update : 16 Jun 2019, 16:45
Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder case accused former Sonagazi police station Officer in Charge (OC) Moazzem Hossain has been arrested. He was arrested from Shahbag in the capital on Sunday afternoon.
Confirming the news Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Ramna division Deputy Commissioner Maruf Hossain Sardar said, some moment ago a team of Shahbag police station arrested him from High Court area. Process is going on to produce him before the court.
Mentionable, on March 27 Nusrat’s mother Shirin Akter filed a case of sexual harassment against Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa principal Siraj-ud-Dowla. In the case she mentioned that the principal sexually harassed her daughter Nusrat Jahan Rafi.
After threatening to withdraw the case for many times and as they were denied, the associates of principal Siraj-ud-Dowla using tricks called Nusrat on the top of the madrasa roof on April 6 and set her ablaze by pouring kerosene on her body. On April 10 Nusrat succumbed to her injuries.
In this connection Nusrat’s elder brother Mahmudul Hasan Noman filed a case with Sonagazi model police station mentioning eight names including principal Siraj-ud-Dowla. Later the court gave responsibility to Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) to investigate the case.