Farhad Mazhar abduction issue mysterious: DMP


PV Desk : Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Asaduzzaman Mia said the abduction incident of Farhad Mazhar is mysterious as his statement doesn’t match with the information of investigation.

The DMP chief was replying to a query of journalists at a DMP’s program at its headquarters in the city on Wednesday (July 12).

Asaduzzaman Mia said that the detective branch of police is investigating the matter. The statement Farhad Mazhar provided in the court is not in line with the information collected through investigation, he added.

Noted writer and poet Farhad Mazhar was allegedly abducted from his Shyamoli residence in the capital city on July 03.

He gave the statement under Section 164 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) before a magistrate in Dhaka immediately after he had been rescued.

The law enforcers rescued him from a bus at Noapara of Jessore 18 hours after his abduction.