Locals said they found eighty-year-old Chharitunnesa abandoned beside the Joyurhat-Akkelpur road and called 999
Police have arrested three men reportedly for abandoning their 80-old-year mother near Janiar Bagan area of Sadar upazila, Joypurhat on Monday on the day of Eid-ul-Fitr.
The accused are — Abdur Razzak, Moazzem Hossain and Mozamel Haque, sons of late Nur Mohammad Mollah and Chharitunnesa.
Locals said they found Chharitunnesa abandoned beside the Joyurhat-Akkelpur road and called 999.
Police rushed to the spot and rescued the woman. She was sent to the Vocational Training Centre’s Safe Home.
Shilpi Akhter, the wife of Chharitunnesa’s grandchild, filed a case against her father-in-law and his two brothers.
They were arrested from their houses, said Shahriar Khan, officer-in-charge of Joypurhat Sadar Police Station.
The OC said that the elderly woman’s sons started to torture their mother after she transferred the ownership of properties to them.
Later, they drove her out of the house, confirmed Sadar police station OC Shahriar Khan.