Bangladesh, March 15 -- The High Court (HC) granted on Thursday bail to former Awami League (AL) MP from Tangail-3 Amanur Rahman Khan Rana in a case filed over the killing of freedom fighter Faruk Ahmed.

Faruk was also a member of Tangail district unit of AL.

The HC bench of Justice AKM Asaduzzaman and Justice SM Mozibur Rahman passed the order.

Deputy Attorney General Dr Md Bashir Ullah stood for the state while lawyer Monsurul Haque Chowdhury for the accused.

The deputy attorney general said they will file appeal to the Supreme Court (SC) against the order.

Meanwhile, the Appellate Division of the SC stayed a HC order that granted bail to Rana in a case filed over the killing of two Jubo League leaders.

Chamber Judge Nuruzzaman pass...