Pori Moni: I won’t hand over
The Dhallywood actress has started a legal battle against six people over a rape and murder attempt on her
Popular film actress Pori Moni has vowed to not hand over in her fight to urge justice for the rape and murder attempt on her at the Dhaka yacht club in Uttara.
In a Facebook post on Tuesday, she wanted the accused to be served with exemplary punishment in order that such people dare not torture or insult another woman in any way.
“I won’t hand over and can still fight against the injustice,” she wrote.
Shamsun Nahar Smriti, popularly referred to as Pori Moni, on Sunday posted about the incident on her Facebook page, seeking Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s help and demanding justice.
Later that night, the actress at a news conference revealed the identity of the perpetrators who allegedly assaulted and attempted to rape her several days ago.
She claimed that Nasir U Mahmood, former president of Uttara Club Limited, and another businessman named Tuhin Siddique Omi tried to rape and murder her at the yacht club on the Turag on June 8.
On Monday, the Dhallywood star filed a case against Nasir and five others at Savar model police headquarters . Police arrested Nasir and 4 others from the capital’s Uttara area later within the day.
In her latest post on Facebook, the actress expressed her gratitude to the prime minister, enforcement agencies, journalists, her colleagues, and therefore the countrymen who are by her side during this difficult time.
“You are my courage,” she wrote.
Pori Moni, who joined the movie industry in 2015, has played the lead female role in over 20 movies.
She is best known for her add Giasuddin Selim’s “Swapnojaal” (2018). She is additionally set to play Pritilata within the upcoming biopic “Pritilata Waddedar.”
Last year, Forbes magazine had named the actress together of 100 Digital Stars of Asia.