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Robbers strangle schoolboy to death, loot house in Jhenidah

 Jhenidah Correspondent

 Published: 09:46 AM, 29 November 2018   Updated: 09:46 AM, 29 November 2018



Robbers strangled a schoolboy to death and looted cash and ornaments from a house at Hamdah area in the district town on Wednesday afternoon.

The victim Samiul Alam, is a class-VI student and son of former Union Parishad Chairman Alamgir Hossain of the area.

Robbers entered the house in the afternoon while Samiul was staying at the house, said Kanak Kumar Das, additional police superintendent of Jhenidah Sadar Circle Police.

Later, the culprits suffocated Samiul to death as he tried to shout for help while the robbers were decamping booty of the house.

On information, police recovered the body from the house and sent it to Jhenidah Sadar Police Station for an autopsy, Kanak Kumar Das added.