ASI Soumen taken to court...

Dhaka, Wednesday   04 August 2021

ASI Soumen taken to court

 Kushtia Correspondent

 Published: 02:44 PM, 14 June 2021  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Ousted ASI Soumen Kumar Roy was taken to court on Monday afternoon in connection with the discussed triple murder in Kushtia.

He was produced before the court of Judge Md. Rejaul Karim at 1:10 pm.

Confirming the matter, Kushtia Additional Superintendent of Police (DSB) Farhad Hossain Khan said Soumen was taken to the court over the incident of killing three people in broad daylight.

A case has been filed on Sunday night with Kushtia Model Police Station in connection with shooting his wife, stepson and a bKash official to death in broad daylight in Kushtia city over extramarital affairs.

Mejbar Rahman, son of the deceased Shakil, filed the case, making ASI Soumen Roy the only accused in the case. 

Meanwhile, ASI Soumen Roy has been suspended on Sunday (June 13) afternoon. A three-member probe body has been formed from Khulna Range.

Confirming the matter, Kushtia Superintendent of Police Khairul Alam said Soumen Roy was suspended after learning the incident. Action will be taken against him after the investigation, he added.

Noted that ASI Soumen Roy shot dead three including a woman and her child in broad daylight in Kushtia city on Sunday morning. Police arrested Soumen from the spot along with weapons, ammunition and magazines.