Rumi Akter Polly of DOT
 Cox’s Bazar Senior Judicial Magistrate Delwar Hossain granted bail to Shipra Rani Debnath, part of the documentary-making team led by Major (retd) Sinha Md Rashed Khan, in connection with a case filed under Narcotics Control Act, reports The Daily Star.
 The court passed the order after her lawyer Arup Barua Topu of Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) placed a bail petition, reports Daily Sun.
 Shipra and two other students of Stamford University — Shahedul Islam Sifat and Tahsin Rifat Nur — had gone to a cottage with slain ex-army major Sinha. Police arrested Shipra and Rifat from Nilima Resort on August 1, recovered liquor and marijuana.
 Sub-inspector Md Shafiqul Islam filed a case against Shipra with Ramu Police Station under the narcotics control act on August 1.
 Besides, Tamanna Farah, acting judge of senior judicial magistrate court (Teknaf-3) also fixed the date for the bail hearing the statement of Sinha’s another companion Rifatul Islam Sifat, reports Jugantor.
 Major (retd) Sinha was killed in police firing at Baharchhara police check-post on July 31.