| 29 Aug 2019, 00:00 | Update : 29 Aug 2019, 16:46
Ayesha Siddika Minni. File Photo.
The High Court has granted bail to Rifat’s wife Ayesha Siddika Minni in connection with Rifat Sharif murder case of Barguna.
The High Court bench comprising Justice M Enayetur and Justice Md. Mostafizur Rahman delivered the order on Thursday.
The hearing of the rule concluded on Wednesday about Minni’s bail. The court fixed the date Thursday for delivering order.
Lawyer Z I Khan Panna stood before the court for the petition. Deputy Attorney General Md. Sarwar Hossain Bappi represented the state.
In the verdict the court said, Ayesha Siddika Minni will remain in her father’s custody during the bail period. She cannot talk to the media. Bail will be cancelled if the directions are not followed.
On June 26 this year Rifat Sharif was under attack with sharp weapons in front of her wife Ayesha Siddika Minni at Barguna Government College Road area. Later he died at Barishal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital while undergoing treatment. The prime accused of the killing Nayan Bond was killed in a gunfight with police on July 2 early morning. The other accused of the killing were also arrested aftermath.