The Charges pressed against actress Eka in drug case

The Charges pressed against actress Eka in drug case

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A virtual court in Dhaka today granted bail to film actress Semon Hasan Eka in a case filed against her for ‘possessing’ narcotics at her residence in Dhaka’s Hatirjheel area.

Metropolitan Magistrate Md Atiqul Islam passed the ‘order upon a bond of Tk 1,200 with two guarantors after her lawyer submitted a petition seeking bail in the case’.

She, however, cannot be released from jail as she was not granted bail in another case filed against her for ‘torturing’ her house help, said General Recording Officer at the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court.

On August 2, she was sent to jail after rejecting both the remand and bail petitions in two cases filed with Hatirjheel ‘Police’ Station for torturing her house help and possessing narcotics.

‘Hatirjheel police arrested Eka from her residence on July 31 on charge of torturing her house help. Earlier, locals had called 999 and complained of her torturing the house help’.

Police also rescued house help Hazera ‘Begum’ 30 and sent her to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for treatment.

During the drive, police ‘seized’ five pieces of yaba, some cannabis, and half bottle of liquor from Ekas house.

Film actress Eka granted bail in drug case

‘Police have pressed charges against film actress Eka in a case filed under the Narcotics Control Act’.

Hatirjheel Police Station ‘deputy’ inspector Monir Mondal confirmed the matter to Jago News on Thursday.

He said investigation officer SI Md Faisal submitted the charge-sheet in the court of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate ‘Atiqul Islam’ on January 12.

Earlier on July 30, two cases, including the one mentioned above, were filed against Eka with Hatirjheel Police Station for allegedly torturing her domestic help, and possessing drugs.

‘On the day, police arrested Eka from her Hatirjheel house in the capital on the charge of torturing house help’.

The law enforcers said they also recovered five pieces of Yaba pills, around 50 grams of hemp, and a half bottle of liquor from her possession.

It was learned that actress Eka hit her domestic help with brick after she had demanded her two-month wage arrears., leaving her injured.

Hatirjheel Police ‘Station officer in-charge Abdu Rashid said they found injury marks on the hand, leg, and head of the victim’.