A Barguna court on Wednesday placed Rifat Farazi, an accused in sentational Rifat Sharif murder case, on a 7-day remand.
Rifat Farazi, son of Dulal Farazi of Dhansiri area of the municipality, is the number two accused in the gruesome murder.
Senior Judicial Magistrate Md Sirajul Islam Gazi passed the order when investigation officer Humayun Kabir produced him before the court wuith 10-day remand plea on Wednesday.
Early in the morning, a police team arrested Rifat Farazi from the municipality area.
The main accused, Sabbir Ahmed alias Nayan Bond, was killed in a reported gunfight with police in the Sadar upazila on Tuesday.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by criminals in front of his wife Ayesha Siddika Minni in broad daylight in the district town on June 26. The incident was caught on surveillance camera.
Nine people, including six FIR-named accused, have so far been arrested over the murder.
On Monday, two accused -- Mohammad Oli and Tanvir Hossain -- reportedly confessed before a court here to their involvement in the killing.