Nasir Hossain trial charges could jail him for 7 years!
CRICDOT DESK : Bangladeshi countrywide cricketer Nasir Hossain has long past on trial charged with adultery after a person claimed the batsman illegally married his wife, legal professionals stated Thursday. Bangladeshi men, however now no longer women, may be attempted for adultery in socially conservative Bangladesh even though instances are extraordinarily rare, with human beings generally eager to keep away from a public scandal.
Nasir, 30, who has represented Bangladesh extra than a hundred times — even though now no longer due to the fact that 2018 — tied the knot with flight attendant Tamima Sultana on Valentine`s Day 2021.
But her first husband Rakib Hasan has filed expenses of adultery in opposition to Nasir, claiming that he became — and nonetheless is — married to Tamima.
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If determined guilty, Nasir ought to face a most punishment of 7 years in jail. Tamima has been charged with forgery.
“Tamima has cast divorce files and postal receipts to reveal that she became not married with Rakib,” Rakib`s legal professional Ishrat Hasan stated.
Farid Uddin Khan, who represents the cricketer and Tamima, stated the courtroom docket could document the testimony of witnesses from March 10. “Adultery instances are rare. Usually, it`s hard to prove. We are assured those expenses can not be proved,” he stated.
Both Nasir and Tamima are presently out on bail. Nasir performed 19 Tests, sixty five one-day internationals and 31 Twenty20 internationals for Bangladesh. His ultimate global match, an ODI, became in opposition to Sri Lanka in 2018 in Dhaka.