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Merchant killed in Bogura, 1 arrested

 Bogura Correspondent

 Published: 07:58 PM, 24 January 2020  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

A timber merchant named Sayeed was murdered in Bogura Sadar Nungola area on Friday afternoon.

Police have arrested a man named Rubel on the charges involved in the incident. The murdered Sayeed is the son of Tozam Ali hailed from Ashokola area.

Bogura Sadar Police Station OC (Investigation) Rezaul Karim Reza informed that the incident took place in the local Langara Bazar area this afternoon. Some youth from the city go to the area in search of a man named Jafaru. But they didn’t get him. Them they attacked Jafaru’s brother Sayeed with sharp weapons. Sayeed was seriously injured in the attack.

Sayeed was later rescued and taken to TMSS Hospital. He died while undergoing treatment there.

The OC added that there was panic in the area. When the police arrived at the scene, the situation was calm. Police recovered the body and sent it to the morgue for autopsy. A case has been filed with the Sadar Police Station.