A case was filed on Tuesday over Monday’s stampede
Police have arrested four persons over the death of 10 women in a stampede when collecting zakat and Iftar items in Chattogram’s Sathkania upazila.
The arrestees were identified as Muridul Alam Murad, 27, Md Idris, 26, Habib Ahmed Sahed, 32 and Asgar Ali, 28.
Satkania police station’s Officer-in-Charge Rafiqul Islam said they were arrested on Tuesday from areas near the site of the stampede.
A case was filed over the deaths on Tuesday morning.
Meanwhile, the Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) has said people or organizations planning to give out zakat and iftar items in the city must obtain permission before the distribution.