• Saturday, May 30, 2020
  • Last Update : 08:01 pm

5 PBI officers assaulted while recovering evidence

  • Published at 10:50 pm January 9th, 2020
Web_dist-map-Jhenidah
Map of Jhenaidah district

Upon receiving the news, additional police force from Kaliganj police station went to the spot, rescued and took the injured officers to hospital

Five Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) officers were attacked and injured when they went to recover a mobile phone and a knife used in a murder.

The incident occurred Wednesday around 10pm in Arapara village of Jhenaidah's Kaliganj upazila.

The injured officers are Sub-Inspectors (SI) Sohel Hossain, Humayun, and Assistant Sub-Inspectors (ASI) Hafizur Rahman, Md Zafar and Abdul Khalek. Among them, ASI Hafizur was detained in a room and beaten separately, according to PBI.

Upon receiving the news, additional police force from Kaliganj police station went to the spot, rescued and took the injured officers to hospital.

Additional Superintendent of Jhenaidah PBI MKH Jahangir said: "PBI recently arrested Tarik Hasan Sabbir and Yasin Arafat and later placed them on a two day remand, suspecting them for the murder of a madrasa student. Sabbir confessed to the murder and informed PBI that the knife used for murder and the mobile used for sending messages was at his house."

"Sabbir's father Mushfikur Rahman Dablu and uncle Mustak Ahmed Lavlu, along with 12/13 others, attacked the PBI officers when they were getting in the car after recovering the evidence from the house. They also took away the collected evidence and the case docket," added Jahangir.

He further commented that among the five injured officers, SI Sohel and ASI Hafizur were admitted to Kaliganj Upazila Health Complex as they were critically injured and a case was being prepared in this connection.

However, Sabbir's uncle Mostafizur Rahman Bizu, former mayor of Kaliganj municipality, said: "PBI took pictures of Sabbir holding a knife from the kitchen that night when they could not find any weapons even after searching through the pond all day. That is when we detained one of the officers," added Bizu.

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Kaliganj police station Md Mahfuzur Rahman said police have detained Mushfikur Rahman Dablu and Mustak Ahmed Lavlu for attacking the PBI officers.

"A case is being prepared in this connection. Details will be released later," said the OC.

52
52
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail