Court asks police to interrogate actor Kalyan at jail gate

Published: January 11, 2017 Updated: 11:57 pm

A court here on Wednesday asked police to interrogate actor and model Kalyan Corraya at the jail gate in a case filed in connection with a road accident that left chief photojournalist of Bangla daily Prothom Alo Zia Islam injured.

Metropolitan Magistrate M Mazharul Haque passed the order rejecting both the remand and bail pleas.

Earlier in the morning, sub-inspector of Kalabagan Police Station M Omar Faruq Khan, also investigation officer of the case, submitted a petition with the court seeking a three-day remand for Kalyan.

Besides, Kalyan’s lawyer Mohammad Faruq filed a petition with the court seeking bail.

Photojournalist Zia Islam suffered injuries as a speedy private car hit his motorcycle from behind in front of Bashundhara City shopping complex in Panthapath area of the capital around 11:30pm on Monday.

Zia was first taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) and later shifted to Apollo Hospital on Tuesday noon.

A team of Kalabagan Police Station arrested Kalyan from Manipuripara of the capital on Tuesday in connection with the incident.

Prothom Alo security manager Major (Retd) Sajjadul Kabir filed a case against Kalyan with Kalabagan Police Station on the same day.

National Desk (UNB)