Police found no proof of Farhad Mazhar abduction

14 Nov 2017, 15:11

NTV Online

Dhaka: Police did not find any proof of abduction of poet, essayist and political commentator Farhad Mazhar.

Detective Branch inspector Mahbubul Islam, also investigation officer of a case filed in connection with Farhad Mazhar’s abduction, submitted final report to judge of Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court mentioning that they did not find any proof of abduction.

The final report also urged the court for taking action under Section 109 and 211 of penal code against Farhad Mazhar and his wife Farida Akhter for filing false case of abduction.

The court fixed December 7 for next hearing.

On July 3, family members claimed that Farhad Mazhar had been kidnapped by unknown miscreants from Adabar in Dhaka in the early hours of the day.

Later, police found him in a ‘Hanif Paribahan’ bus around 11:30pm on the same day while he was returning to Dhaka from Khulna.

Later, his wife filed the case with Adabar Police Station.

Later, the case was transferred to the Detective Branch of police.