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Dhaka, August 10: After a four-day remand, popular actress Pori Moni was taken to the Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's Court at noon today (August 10), where her grandfather Shamsul Haque had come from Pirojpur to meet with his granddaughter. The actress was brought to the court at 12 noon on Tuesday. At 12:45 pm, Pori Moni's grandfather came and stood in front of the jail. He was accompanied by three lawyers.
Dhaka, August 10: The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has seized two cars, a Tata Harrier and a Toyota RAV-4, from the residence of film producer Nazrul Islam Raz. The two vehicles were seized on Sunday night (August 8) during a search at Raz's Banani home.
Dhaka, August 9: ADC Golam Saklain Shithil has been suspended from all activities of the Detective Bureau (DB) for allegedly spending 18 hours at home with actress Pori Moni. This time the police headquarters has formed a three-member committee to investigate the incident. The committee was formed on Sunday (August 8) with Additional DIG Mia Masud Karim (Training) at the police headquarters. The matter was confirmed by DIG Media Haider Ali Khan at the police headquarters.
Dhaka, August 7: Dhaka Metropolitan Detective Police (DB) has arrested Junaid Karim Jimi (30), the makeup artist of actor Pori Moni. After his arrest, he was taken to the DB office for questioning. DB Chief Additional Commissioner AKM Hafeez Akter said on Friday (August 6) night.
Dhaka, August 6: A Dhaka court has placed popular actress Pori Moni and producer Nazrul Islam Raz on a four-day remand in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act.
Dhaka, August 5: A day after arresting renowned actor Pori Moni and producer Nazrul Islam Raz, the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) said the former is a drug addict and has been so since 2016, while the latter used to supply contraband. Addressing a press conference on Thursday (August 5) Khandaker Al Moin, commander of RAB's legal and media wing, said Pori Moni used to consume LSD and crystal methamphetamine aka ice, which used to supplied by the producer.
Dhaka, August 5: Producer, actor and Raz Multimedia chief Nazrul Islam Raz was arrested and taken to the RAB headquarters after his house was raided by the Rapid Action Battalion on Wednesday (August 4) at 8 pm.
Dhaka, August 5: Actor Pori Moni has been detained by RAB on the basis of specific allegations, follwing a three-hour-long raid on her Banani home on Wednesday afternoon. Drugs were recovered from the actor's residence.
Dhaka, August 3: Models Faria Mahbub Piyasa and Maryam Akhter Mou have been placed on a three-day remand for possession of contraband substances and blackmailing rich victims with private pictures, that were clicked with the intension of extorting money from them. According to police, the two models are a part of a gang and would invite rich people for partying, where the two would supply them with drugs and liquor and intoxicate them. Later, they would click intimate pictures with the victims and use those for blackmailing and extorting money.
Drug racket: Model Piyasa, Mou arrested following DMP raids at residences; Large quantities of Yaba, liquor recovered
Dhaka, August 2: Dhaka Metropolitan Police's Detective Branch (DB) has arrested models Faria Mahbub Piyasa and Maryam Akhter Mou with a large quantity of foreign liquor, Yaba and other banned substances. Police first raided Piyasa's house in the capital's Baridhara around 10pm on Sunday (August 1). She was later arrested at around 12.45 am and taken to the DB office for questioning.
Dhaka, July 31: Popular singer Tina Russell has released a new song- Pagoleri Besh- after her Valentine's Day hit 'Parbo Na'.
Kolkata, July 27: Indian Bengali director Raajhorshee De has roped in popular actress Rafiath Rashid Mithila to play the character of Lady Macbeth from William Shakespeare's tragedy “Macbeth” in his adaptation- a film titled “Maya.”
Dhaka, July 24: Numerous memories of Fakir Alamgir's life are associated with Khilgaon Taltala in the capital, and that is where this great folk musician of the country has been laid to rest. His funeral was held at Taltola Graveyard in Khilgaon on Saturday (July 24) at 1:50 pm after the second namaz-e-janaza at the Khilgaon Matir Mosque.
Dhaka, July 24: Eminent folk singer Fakir Alamgir has died (Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilahi Raziun) from Covid-19 complications at a hospital in Dhaka on Friday. He was 71 years old and is survived by his wife and three sons. Fakir Alamgir's nephew Mahbubur Rahman Fakir confirmed the news.
Dhaka, July 21: Actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim will sacrifice a goat on Eid. The animal will be sacrificed in her house. Mim shared a picture on her Facebook page around noon on Tuesday (July 20), where she is seen feeding leaves to a quadruped.