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Jute mill worker hacked to death in Khulna

  • Published at 12:07 pm May 13th, 2019

The deceased was a former RAB source

A jute mill worker has been hacked to death in Dewara area, in Dighalia upazila of Khulna district.

Khalil Mollah, also a former source for Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), was killed in the early hours of Monday.

Dighalia police station Sub-Inspector (SI) Md Imran said: “Some unidentified criminals hacked Khalil on the Wapda embankment, near his house.”

“Hearing his cries, family members went to the spot and took him to Khulna Medical College Hospital, where the duty doctor declared him dead,” he added.

He said: “Khalil used to work as a RAB source two years ago. After leaving the job, he started working at Lokhon Jute Mill.”

“Last week, Khalil joined Glory Jute Mill,” he added, saying no one had been arrested regarding the matter.