Her aide Ashraful Islam Dipu’s remand was also prolonged when they ended up introduced ahead of a magistrates court in Dhaka on Tuesday following the conclude of a four-day remand above a medicine case.
“I’m currently being framed on phony costs and you are laughing!” she informed onlookers whilst receiving on the lift right after leaving the courtroom.
Metropolitan Justice of the peace Debabrata Biswas also granted police a further 6 times to remand movie producer Nazrul Islam Raz and his manager Sabuj Ali in conditions similar to narcotics and pornography.
Pori Moni wiped her tears for the duration of the hearing. Dipu was crying as perfectly. Raz seemed unhappy.
The actress wore the similar shirt and pants she experienced in the course of her arrest by the Quick Motion Battalion in a raid on her Banani flat on Aug 4.
“She is donning the exact dress for much more than 100 hours,” a single of her lawyers instructed the courtroom.
A policewoman guarding her and the defence law firm then explained the actress had worn a various costume in jail and transformed just before becoming escorted to the court docket.
A commotion took place when law enforcement stopped journalists from coming into the courtroom. They ended up afterwards allowed into the room.
Pori Moni not long ago hogged the headlines after accusing a businessman of making an attempt to rape and murder her at a boating club. Police subsequently arrested Nasir Uddin Mahmood, a Dhaka Boat Club member, in a case submitted by the actress. He was later on introduced on bail.
Pori Moni came into the RAB’s crosshairs next the arrest of Sharful Hasan alias Mishu Hasan and his accomplice Md Masudul Islam alias Jishan in Bashundhara on Aug 3 on fees of carrying out illicit actions in the title of DJ get-togethers.
Based mostly on the information and facts gleaned from Mishu and Jishan, the elite police unit launched a raid on Pori Moni’s Banani residence the following working day and detained her allegedly with bottles of liquor, Yaba capsules and LSD blots.
RAB also arrested Raz, Sabuj Ali in a close to-simultaneous raid on Raz’s household in the exact same area. It introduced rates versus Pori Moni in excess of the possession of alcohol and unlawful substances.
The law enforcement later put the CID on the conditions and opened an investigation following removing Md Golam Saklain Shithil from Dhaka Metropolitan Police’s Detective Department as an supplemental deputy commissioner for his ‘unprofessional conduct’ with the actress.
Talking to the media at the courtroom premises, her grandfather Shamsul Haque Gazi claimed that she was “a sufferer of circumstance”.
“Pori Moni’s never ever done something for herself in her existence. She’s charitable in direction of every person. And now she’s a sufferer of circumstance,” he explained.
Shamsul was at her Banani property during RAB’s raid. “The bottles have been empty. I just cannot say whether all those had been liquor bottles or not,” he stated.
A previous faculty headmaster, Shamsul claimed Pori Moni does not have a flat in Dhaka.
‘SEND TO REHAB’
Md Mojibur Rahman, a law firm for Pori Moni, said at the remand listening to no circumstance documents establish her as a “drug trader”.
“If she’d carried out medicine and narcotics were uncovered in her dwelling, she need to be despatched to rehabilitation, not remanded, in line with the law,” he reported, proclaiming ill people today, women and little ones get rewards in hearings on remand petitions, and that his consumer was not a “thug”.
He alleged that the police and the condition would not permit him see the remand petition.
Community Prosecutor Abdullah Abu then reported, “We experienced the forwarding. Why did not you see it at that time?”
Mojibur also requested if it was smart and moral to provide needs of the condition by sending to remand a human being with the stature of Pori Moni, who was named by Forbes magazine past year as 1 of 100 Electronic Stars of Asia.
About allegations that Pori Moni threw typical parties at her residence at evening, the law firm claimed, “The Nawabs of Dhaka retained Baijis (courtesans) who applied to give folks healthier enjoyment, but there is no record of scenarios lodged from them.”
A single of the Baijis, Lolita Roy, labored in the Tollywood movie “The Final Kiss” funded by men and women at the residence of Dhaka’s Nawab. There was liquor in lots of scenes, but no scenario was submitted, in accordance to him.