Alexa RAB revealed mystery of Sensational Shakib murder

Dhaka, Wednesday   26 February 2020


RAB revealed mystery of Sensational Shakib murder

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:33 PM, 18 June 2019   Updated: 09:37 AM, 19 June 2019

Arrestees involved in Shakib Murder. Photo: DailyBangladesh

Arrestees involved in Shakib Murder. Photo: DailyBangladesh

RAB has revealed the mystery behind the killing of Shakib on the river bank in Batulia of Uttarkhan. Shakib Hossain (20) was killed by the hijacker while snatching mobile phone for drug money. Shakib's friend Shipon Mia (19) who is severely injured, is fighting for life in the hospital.

RAB-1 arrested three accused in connection with the murder. They are Shaheen Mia alias Black Shaheen (24), Manjurul Islam alias Mizu (24) and Farhad Hossain (26). These were not just robberies, they are used to kill people in exchange of money for land grabbing and so many crimes.

RAB-1 commander Lt. Colonel Mohammad Sarwar-bin-Kashem said this at a press conference held at the Media Center in Karwan Bazar on Tuesday.

He said that Shakib was killed on15th June being stabbed by the robbers, when two friends came to visit river at Batulia. His friend Shipon (19) was injured and taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

A case was filed with the Uttarakhan police station in this connection. After the incident RAB worked inthe field. Later, it is known in the intelligence details that the people involved in the killing are hidden in the Batulia area. The three people who were involved in the killing were arrested at around 8:30 pm on Monday.

He said the deceased Shakib was a staff member of the showroom at Sector 7 in Uttara while his friend Shipon, who is under treatment, worked as a showroom employee in Sector 5. They are both sons of poor families. They provided money for the family.

Shahin, who was arrested, said in the interrogation,he had been drug addict for a long time. On the day of the incident, 7/8 friends were enjoying yaba and cannabis on the spot. At one stage, one of his associates named Mithu started quarrel with Shakib-Shipon willingly aiming to hijack them. They wanted to snatch mobile phones and money from Shakib and Shipon in the debate. But when Shakib-Shipon tried to save them and started clash at one stage. At this time Shahin's collaborative ruble throws a sluice gear knife. They stabbing and beating Shakib and Shipon. Later they ran faster leaving Shakib- Shipon.

On the other hand, arrested Manzurul and Farhad, confirmed the incident in the interrogation, saying they were both drug addicts for a long time. Since that incident, they were fugitive.