Trader stabbed dead by robbers
Published: 02:58 PM, 6 March 2019
A trader was stabbed to death by robbers at Panishwar Bazar in Sarail Upazila of Brahmanbaria early Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Md. Rafiq Miah, a grocery shop owner and son of Abdul Aziz of Panishwar Union Parishad.
Panishwar Union Parishad Chairman Md. Dween Islam said a gang of robbers swooped on Rafiq’s shop around 3:30 am. Sensing presence of the robbers, Rafiq scuffled with robbers who hacked him with a sharp weapon, leaving him dead on the spot.
Md Mofiz Uddin, officer-in-charge of Sarail Police Station, said on information police rushed in and recovered the body. They were investigating the incident, he added.