Alexa College student killed for ransom

Dhaka, Tuesday   22 October 2019


College student killed for ransom

 Pabna Correspondent

 Published: 07:18 PM, 22 September 2019   Updated: 07:52 PM, 22 September 2019

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Raju Ahmed, a student of Mathematics Department at Government Edward College, Pabna, was strangulated after not getting ransom money. The abductors threw the body into a bill after the murder.

The Bureau of Investigation (PBI) said this at a press conference on Sunday afternoon.

Two people were arrested in this incident. They are - Sirajul Islam, son of Mafiz Uddin of Datta Kharua village of Ullapara upazila of Sirajganj and Shamsul Islam, son of Sahib Ali of the same village.

Sirajul called Raju from a hostel in Radhanagar area of ​​Pabna on Saturday morning, said Additional SP Tariqul Islam of PBI Pabna. On the day Raju did not return to the hostel, his relatives and friends searched in different places. On that day, Sirajul and Shamsul demanded Tk 5 lakh from Raju's family that same afternoon. Raju's relatives filed a case with Pabna Sadar Police Station on September 23.

The PBI has started investigating the case at the behest of senior officials. Sirajul Islam, the main accused in the case, was arrested on Saturday night with the help of information technology. At that time a mobile with a SIM was recovered from him.

According to his confession, associate Shamsul Islam was arrested early Sunday. After the arrest, they confessed to the murder.