Police so far arrested 13 people in connection with the murder
A Barguna court has placed two accused on remand for their alleged involvement in the Rifat Sharif murder.
Al-Quaium alias Rabbi Akon, named in the murder case, was put on a seven-day remand. Murder suspect Kamrul Hasan Saimun, on the other hand, was sent on a three-day remand.
Barguna Senior Judicial Magistrate Mohammad Sirazul Islam Gazi passed the order Friday afternoon, said Investigation Officer (IO) Humayun Kabir.
Rabbi was arrested on Thursday night. Police produced him before the court on Friday and sought a 10-day remand. The judge granted a seven-day remand for him.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by criminals in broad daylight in the district town on June 26. The incident was caught on surveillance cameras.
Police so far arrested 13 people in connection with the murder. On July 2, Nayan Bond, the main accused of the case, was killed in an alleged gunfight with police.
Till now, six of the accused are on remand and seven of the others have confessed to their involvement in the murder,
On June 27, Rifat's father, Dulal Sharif, filed a case with the Barguna Sadar police station on June 27, accusing 12 people.