A Sylhet court on Sunday (March 11) granted remand in different terms for the parents and an uncle of Foyzur Hasan, who attacked Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal at a program in Sylhet.
Judge Haridas Thakur of Sylhet Senior Judicial Magistrate Court-3 placed Foyzur’s father Atiqur Rahman and his uncle Fozlur Rahman on a five-day remand and Foyzur’s mother Minara Begum on two-day remand.
Earlier the probe officer of the case and Jalalabad police station officer-in-charge (OC) Shafiqul Islam produced them before court in the afternoon seeking seven-day remand for each.
On March 8, the same court placed Foyzur on 10-day remand in connection with the attack.
On March 3, Prof Iqbal was attacked by Foyzur Hasan with a knife at a program in Shahjalal University of Science and Technology. He was caught red-handed.
SUST filed a case with Jalalabad Police Station on March 5.