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Rifat murder: Another one detained

 Barguna Correspondent

 Published: 04:53 PM, 11 July 2019  

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Another person was arrested on Wednesday night over the murder case of Rifat Sharif in Barguna. 

The police did not disclose details about the detainee Ratul Sikder.

“After seeing the CCTV footage of the murder, Ratul has been detained for suspected involvement. Detailed information about him is not given due to the investigation,” said Nazrul Islam, OC (Investigation) of Barguna Police Station. 

12 people have been arrested so far over the murder case of Rifat Sharif. 6 of them gave confessional statements before the court. The remainings are remanded for different terms.

On June 26, Rifat Sharif was hacked to death by miscreants in broad daylight in front of Barguna Government College. Later on that day, he died Barisal Sher-E Bangla Medical College Hospital.  Nayon Bond, the prime accused of the case, was killed in a gunfight.