A Dhaka court today sent Dhaka South City Corporation's Ward No 39 Councillor Moynul Haque Manju to jail after a 10-day remand in two separate cases filed for illegal possession of weapons and drugs.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Didarul Alam sent Manju to jail until the investigation is over.
On November 1, the court placed Manju a 10-day remand.
On October 31, Rapid Action Battalion detained Manju from his office in the capital's Tikatuli area.
The elite force lodged two cases against him under the arms and the narcotics control acts with the police station the same day.