BNP leader Shish Muhammad
sent to jail on surrender in Rajshahi
A magistrate court here on Wednesday sent BNP leader Shish Muhammad
to jail hajat when he
surrendered before the court in the morning.
Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate ABM Mahmudul Haque rejected his
bail prayer and sent him to jail hajat with presence of scores of enthusiastic people and BNP lawyers.
Shish Muhammad, former district unit BNP General Secretary and Chairman of Mondumala Pourasava under Tanore upazila of the district, went on hiding just after the country's much-talked about January 11 emergency.
Nine criminal cases were filed against him on charges of corruption, extortion, information hiding of wealth and patronization of JMB during his
has been convicted and sentenced to 31 years and six months jail in two cases of JMB patronization and extortion by a local court in his
was also fined Taka 25,000, in default, to suffer three years more jail.