Five detained in attempted rape case filed by Pori Moni
Five people, including a real estate businessman and former president of Uttara Club Limited Nasir U Mahmood, were arrested today regarding the an attempted rape and murder case filed by film actress Pori Moni with Savar Police Station here.
The Deputy Commissioner of Detective Branch (south) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP), Moshiur Rahman, told BSS that a team of detectives this noon carried out a raid at a residence in Uttara Sector-1 and made the arrest in a case filed the case this morning.
Four other arrestees are: Tuhin Siddique Omi, 33, Lipi Akter, 18, Sumi Akter, 19, and Nazma Ameen Snigdha,24.
Police also recovered local and foreign alcohol and 1,000 bits of yaba through the raid.
Earlier, actress Pori Moni has brought allegation of attempted rape and murder against some six people including, businessman and former president of Uttara Club Ltd Nasir U Mahmood and five others, Officer-in Charge (OC) Kazi Mainul Islam of Savar police station told journalists.
Early in the day, she brought the allegations in a Facebook post without naming the suspect.
Later, this film artist also held a media briefing at her Gulshan residence late on Sunday, with naming the businessman as her prime attacker.
The OC said a written complaint was filed with the Rupnagar police station at Mirpur in the administrative centre first.
But, he said, as he incident occurred in Savar area, the complaint was used in Savar police station and lodged as a case here.
Pori Moni alleged that Nasir, now the entertainment and cultural affairs secretary of the Uttara Club, and another businessman named Omi wished to rape and kill her.
The detectives hinted that another case will be filed against the detainees under Narcotics Control Become alcohol and drugs were recovered through the raid.