Teknaf OC Pradeep withdrawn...

Dhaka, Tuesday   20 October 2020

Teknaf OC Pradeep withdrawn

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:58 PM, 5 August 2020   Updated: 12:02 AM, 6 August 2020

Withdrawn OC Pradeep Kumar Das

Withdrawn OC Pradeep Kumar Das

Teknaf Police Station OC Pradeep Kumar Das has been withdrawn in connection with the killing of retired Army Major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan in a police firing. in Cox's Bazar.

He was withdrawn after Major Sinha’s elder sister Sharmin Shahria Ferdous lodged a murder case against nine policemen, including OC Pradeep, on Wednesday. 

An AIG at the police headquarters, reluctant to disclose the name, said that the OC of Teknaf police station had been withdrawn. ABM Doha, the second officer of the police station, has been given the responsibility.

When called the OC of Teknaf Police Station, Inspector Doha answered, however, he did not give any details, saying, “I have been performing the duties of OC since Tuesday.” 

Major (Retired) Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan was shot dead by police at the Shamlapur check post in Baharchara Union on the Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Marine Drive on July 31 night.

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