Probashbangla24 online Desk : The High Court has postponed the seven-day remand of veteran photographer Shahidul Alam.
The HC bench of Justice Syed Muhammad Dastagir Husain and Justice Md Iqbal Kabir on Monday cancelled the remand and ordered the authorities concerned to transfer the accused immediately to a hospital from police custody.
The court also asked to submit medical report before it by Thursday.
Earlier in the day, Rahnuma Ahmed, a former university teacher and the partner of the renowned photographer, had filed a petition with the HC.
A Dhaka court on Monday had placed the 63-year-old photographer on a seven-day remand in a case filed under the ICT Act on charges of spreading fabricated information and rumours and false information against the government via social media.