Case filed against Shaon, Mazharul for 'killing Humayun'
Reported by: UNB Connect
Reported on: Aug 01, 2012 01:26 pm
Reported in: National
Chittagong, Aug 1 (UNB) – A case has been filed against Meher Afroz Shaon, wife of Humayun Ahmed, and Mazharul Islam, owner of Anya Prokash, on charge of killing the celebrated writer.
Advocate Nazrul Islam filed the case with the court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate of Chittagong ABM Nizamul Haque on Wednesday morning.
The court took cognisance of the case and ordered Criminal Investigation Department CID) to submit a report in this connection after proper investigation.
In his case statement, Nazrul alleged that Humayun Ahmed was killed in a pre-planned way. “Shaon and Mazharul murdered him in collusion with each other to grab his property,” the plaintiff told the court.
Humayun Ahmed died on July 19 at Bellevue Hospital, New York, after a nine-month battle against cancer at the age of 64, bringing the curtain down on an illustrious career of nearly four decades.