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Singer Asif Akbar jailed
Dhaka, 6 June, Abnews: A Dhaka court on Wednesday sent singer Asif Akbar to jail rejecting both his remand and bail petitions in a case filed by lyricist and composer ShafiqTuhin on charge of music piracy and threatening him on the Facebook.
 
Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Keshob Kumar Roy passed the order when investigation officer of the case and sub-inspector of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Proloy Roy filed a petition seeking a five-day remand for him.
 
On the other hand, defence counsel submitted a petition seeking Asif’s bail along with the plea for cancellation of the remand prayer.
 
Earlier today, Criminal Investigation Department (CID) produced the singer before the court with a five-day remand plea. 
 
Earlier in the morning, Asif was detained from his studio in Dhaka’s BFDC area around 1:30am on Wednesday, said Molla Nazrul Islam, special superintendent of police under the Criminal Investigation Department.
 
Apart from Akbar, four unidentified people have also been accused in the case filed with the Tejgaon Police Station on Monday.
 
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