Meanwhile, the student’s teenage lover has been sent to safe custody in Rajshahi for her alleged involvement in the murder. And the court sent the girl’s father, brother and aunt to prison.
Bagatipara police station OC Sirajul Islam and investigating officer SI Mostafa Kamal confirmed these facts on Friday afternoon.
SI Mostafa Kamal said that on the morning of August 28 (Sunday), the police recovered the body of Zahidul Islam Zahid, the son of Rashu of Kakfo area of the upazila, who was an SSC candidate of Pirganj Sadhupara School. Blood can be seen from the nose and mouth of the corpse. He was in love with that girl for three long years.
He said that on Sunday night, Zaheda Begum, the mother of the deceased, filed a murder case against unknown persons. After that, the victim’s girlfriend, a ninth grader, was arrested. He was taken to court the next day at noon. After the hearing, the court ordered to send him to safe custody considering his age.
The investigating officer of the case said that the girl’s college-going brother was arrested during the raid. During interrogation, she said that Zahid came to her house around 8:30 pm on August 27. After her mother informed her about it, she told her aunt. Then the aunt came home with her son. When he entered his sister’s room, he saw Zahid and started punching him. After that, when he was weak, he pulled a noose around Zahid’s neck with a rope in the house. At this time, his mother, father, aunt and cousin held Zahid. When they called the local village doctor after the boy became faint, he said that he had died.
SI Mustafa Kamal also said that around 12 o’clock in the night they all threw the body in that bill. According to the information given by the girl’s brother, the victim’s mobile phone was recovered from the pond near their house. After that, the girl’s father and aunt were arrested and sent to the court, and the court ordered that the three be sent to jail. An operation is underway to arrest the rest of the accused. The girl’s brother and father gave a confessional statement under section 164 in the court.
Source: BD Daily
IA/ 3 September 2022