PV Entertainment Desk : A Dhaka court on Wednesday (June 6) rejected the remand petition against popular singer Asif Akbar in a case filed under ICT Act and sent him to jail.

Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Keshab Roy Chowdhury passed the order after Crime Investigation Department (CID) of Police present Asif before court seeking five-day remand.

Meanwhile Asif’s lawyer Asaduzzaman and Faruk Mia filed a bail petition. The court also rejected the appeal and sent Asif to jail.

On early Wednesday (June 6), A team of CID arrested Popular singer Asif Akbar from his studio in Tejgaon FDC area in a ICT case.

Lyricist-composer-singer Shafiq Tuhin, as a plaintiff, filed the case with Tejgaon Police Station on Monday (June 4), said police.

Asif was named the prime accused among some 4-5 unnamed persons accused in the case, CID Senior Assistant Superintendent of Police Sharmin Jahan told.