Investigation report of Sagar-Runi murder case which has been postponed 81 times

 Ctg Desk |  Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 |  11:12 am

The date has also been postponed due to the submission of investigation report in the murder case of journalist couple Sagar Sarwar and Meherun Runi. The date of submission of the report was postponed 81 times. The court has fixed October 25 as the new date for submission of the report.

A total of eight people, including Rooney’s friend Tanvir Rahman, were charged in the murder case. The other accused are Enam Ahmed alias Humayun Kabir, Rafiqul Islam, Bakul Mia, Mintu alias Bargira Mintu alias Masum Mintu, Kamrul Hasan Arun, Palash Rudra Pal and Abu Saeed. Although each of the accused was remanded more than once, none of them gave a confessional statement.

It may be mentioned that Sagar Sarwar, the news editor of Maasranga Television and Meherun Runi, the senior reporter of ATN Bangla were brutally killed on the night of February 11, 2012 in West Rajabazar of Dhaka. The next morning, the law enforcers recovered their wounded bodies.