Four give confessional statements in Anup murder trial...

Four give confessional statements in Anup murder trial

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:00 PM, 3 June 2022  

Four give confessional statements in Anup murder trial

Four give confessional statements in Anup murder trial

Four accused in a case lodged over murder of gold trader Anup Baul today gave confessional statements before the court.

The four accused are- Anup's business partner Nayan Mondal, 26, Nayan's cousin Ripon Mondal, 32, Pijush Karati, 25, and Dilip Chandra Roy, 34.

Investigation agency Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) produced the four before the court of Dhaka Senior Judicial Magistrate Meshkat Shukrana as they were willing to submit their statements under section 164. After that the court recorded their confessional statements and sent them to jail.

Anup, 34, went missing from Sirajdikhan area in Munshiganj on January 4, on his way to his in-law's house in Madaripur. PBI during their investigation over an abduction case filed in this regard, arrested Nayan, Ripon, Pijush and Dilip and on June 1, recovered the body of Anup, 16-feet beneath the ground in Boalkhali BSCIC area in Sirajdikhan.

The arrestees confessed killing Anup, following disputes regarding money Nayan owed to him. Nayan and his associates murdered Anup and buried his body under sand in BSCIC area using his earth mover.

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