RU teacher murder 11 placed on remand
A Correspondent Rajshahi: A court here on Wednesday placed 11 people on two-day remand in connection with the murder of Rajshahi University teacher Prof AKM Shafiul Islam. Magistrate of Rajshahi metropolitan magistrate court-3 Sharmin Akhter passed the order when police produced them before her court seeking 10-day remand for each. Police held 20 people in connection with the killing of Prof Shafiul Islam on Sunday (November 16). Of them, 11 people were shown arrest by police and sent to jail on Monday (November 17). RU Registrar Eltajul Haq filed a case with Motihar Police Station for the murder of Sociology Department teacher Prof AKM Shafiul Islam. Prof Shafiul Islam was stabbed by some unknown assailants on his way home at Chouddapai near the RU campus around 3:30 pm on Saturday (November 15). He succumbed to his injures at the Intensive Care Unit of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital half an hour later.