Helena Jahangir gives confessional statement


Helena Jahangir, who was recently relieved from the membership of Awami League’s women sub-committee has given a confessional statement under the Wildlife Conservation and Special Powers Act.

After a three-day remand, police produced her before Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court today.

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Dhiman Chandra Mandal recorded her confessional statement and ordered to send her to jail.

Also, following a hearing today, Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Mohammad Jasim rejected her bail plea in a fraud case.

Helena Jahangir was arrested from her Gulshan residence in the city on July 29.

The law enforcers recovered foreign liquor, illegal walkie-talkie sets, knives, foreign currency, casino equipment and deer skins from there.