Mymensingh, Aug 09 (UNB) - Arrest warrant was issued against ex-superintendent of police Kohinoor Mia on Tuesday after charges were framed against him in a case filed against him for killing two people 7 years ago.
Senior Judicial Magistrate Rozina Khanam passed the order in the afternoon after admitting charges against Kohinoor and another accused person following charge hearing.
Investigation Office (IO) ASP Ismail Hossain filed the charge-sheet in the morning accusing Kohinoor and Abdus Sattar Ujjwal for the double murder recommending the court to acquit 18 other accused as allegation against them were not proved during investigations.
According to the case details, Abu Taher and Sujan were shot to death allegedly by Kohinoor at Achargaon School Polling Center in Nandail upazila during Nandail town poll on May 9, 2004.
Kohinoor killed the duo allegedly at the behest of Nandail municipality chairman candidate Abdus Sattar Ujjal, the IO stated in his charge-sheet.
Later, Khorshed Alam, former sub-inspector of Nandail police station lodged a case accusing 20 people for the twin killing.
Kohinoor is absconding for the last 2-and-half years while Abdus Sattar is enlarged on bail.