3 of a family murdered: Case filed against 9
Published: 01:28 PM, 31 October 2020
Asad Mia, his wife Parveen Akter and their seven-year-old son Md Lion
A case has been lodged accusing nine people over the deaths of three members of a family including a minor in Katiadi Upazila of Kishoreganj.
Tofazzel Hossain, son of deceased Asad Mia, filed the case on Friday night.
Asad's brother Din Islam, sisters - Nazma and Taslima, Taslima's husband Fazlur Rahman and cousin brother are among the nine accused.
Police recovered the bodies of three people, who were covered under the soil at the back of their house, on Thursday night. The victims are Asad Mia, his wife Parveen Akter and their seven-year-old son Md Lion.
According to the media report, Asad along with his family went to sleep on Wednesday night but they remained missing since Thursday morning. The incident came to light when Tofazzal returned home and could not find them. Later, he informed the matter to the police.
On information, a team of police went to the house and recovered the bodies.
Autopsy of the bodies of the trio was completed at the 250-bed Kishoreganj General Hospital morgue on Friday. In the afternoon, they were buried at the family graveyard after Namaz-e-Janaza at Jamshait Kandapara Eidgah Maidan.
Police on Thursday arrested Din Islam, Nazma, Taslima, Taslima's husband Fazlur Rahman.
During the preliminary interrogation of the police, Deen Islam has confessed that he killed his elder brother, sister-in-law and nephew and covered them under the soil at the back of their house.