Father of Ashulia teacher killing accused on 5-day remand
Published: 07:49 PM, 29 June 2022
Uzzal Hossain; File Photo
A Dhaka court today placed Uzzal, father of the schoolboy Jitu, accused in the case lodged over the murder of Ashulia teacher Utpal Kumar Sarkar, on a five-day remand.
Dhaka Judicial Magistrate Sheikh Mujahidul Islam passed the order as police produced the accused before the court and pleaded to place him on a 10-day remand.
Police arrested Uzzal from Kumarkhali upazila of Kushtia last night.
The student of class-10 of Haji Yunus Ali School and College named Jitu attacked teacher Utpal Kumar Sarkar with a cricket stump, striking him on head indiscriminately on the school field on June 25. Utpal died of his injuries at Enam Medical College Hospital on June 27.
Utpal’s brother Asim Kumar Sarker filed the case with Ashulia Police Station.