A Dhaka court has sent Iftekhar Abedin, husband of Dhaka University (DU) student Meghla Chowdhury Elma, to jail in a case filed over Elma’s death.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Atiqul Islam passed the order on Saturday (December 25).
Earlier, the investigating officer (IO) of the case produced the accused, before the court and requested to keep him in jail till the end of the investigation.
Sub-inspector Alamgir Hossain, general registration officer of the concerned police station confirmed the matter.
On December 15, the female student of Dhaka University was found dead in her in-law’s house at Dhaka’s Banani area. Her family members alleged that Elma Chowdhury Meghla, 26, was killed by her in-laws as there were numerous bruises on her body.a