Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal has said that police department is trying to extradite Arav Khan alias Rabiul Islam Apon from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) through the help of Interpol. Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal conveyed this information while speaking to journalists after attending a program on the birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the capital's Tejgaon on Saturday.
Arav Khan is convicted of murdering a police officer in Bangladesh. Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said, "We have already communicated with Interpol to seek their help to bring back Arav Khan. We have gathered some vital information. We are scrutinizing the facts and figures we have received." However, the Home Minister did not give any categorical answer to the question on the fact that Arav Khan holds an Indian passport.
Journalists also asked Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal about the arrest of actress Mahi under the Digital Security Act. Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said, "I have heard that Mahi has said a few words on Facebook live about Gazipur commissioner Mollah Nazrul Islam which is why the case against Mahi was lodged. I still do not know everything in details. I can say more about this matter after I get thorough information about this point."
Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal further said that the allegations against Mahi will be investigated and required steps will be taken according to the findings of the investigation.