Mirza Abbas, wife get anticipatory bail

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18 November, 2018 16:27 PM

Mirza Abbas, wife get anticipatory bail

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Senior BNP leader Mirza Abbas and his wife also the President of Mohila Dol, Afroza Abbas have secured an eight-week anticipatory bail from the High Court.

An HC bench comprising of Justice Md Rezaul Haque and Justice Zafar Ahmed passed the order today, responding to a plea filed by the couple.

Ehsanur Rahman, the lawyer of the couple, said: "The High Court has granted them an eight-week bail in three cases filed for alleged attacks on police and causing violence in Nayapaltan on Wednesday."

"Now, they have to appear before the trial court and seek permanent bail," he added.

A total of 488 people, including senior BNP leaders, were made accused in those three cases.