Anwar Sadat Jahangir: PBI, Mymensingh district has arrested the two main accused in the murder of a boy who went missing with his girlfriend and poured petrol on his mother.
Sirajul Islam, 20, son of Md Abdur Rashid of Char Ishwardia Purbpara under Kotwali police station in Mymensingh and his girlfriend Khuki Akhter, 20, daughter of Khokon Mia alias Kajal of the same village left home on 19/08/22. To get Khuki Akhter back, her father Khokon Mia alias Kajal and mother Nasima Akhter started pressuring Abdur Rashid, father of Kona Sirajul Islam and mother Laili Begum. Otherwise, they threatened to take care of them. Father Khokon Mia and mother Nasima Akter Kona along with other accused entered the house of the son’s father Abdur Rashid at around 9.00 am on 26/08/22 and started abusing him. In the absence of Abdur Rashid, all the accused grabbed his wife Laili Akhter by the face, tied her hands and feet with black electric wire, poured petrol on her body and set it on fire. About 60 percent of her body was burnt in the fire. Victim Laili Akhter was rushed to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital. As her condition deteriorated, the on-duty doctor referred her to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital in Dhaka. When the victim Laili Akhter was admitted to the Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Prosthetic Surgery in Dhaka, the victim died while undergoing treatment there. Abdur Rashid, husband of Laili Akter, became the plaintiff in the case and filed case No. 99 of Kotwali Model Police Station, Tang-26/08/22 AD, Section 4 (1) of Section Women and Child Abuse Suppression Act 2000 (No. / 03). News of this shocking and brutal murder was spread in various electronic and print media.
Additional IGP, PBI Mr. Banaj Kumar Majumder, BPM (Bar), PPM under the supervision and direction of PBI, Mymensingh District Superintendent of Police Mr. Gautam Kumar Biswas, SBI The district began a shadow investigation into the case to arrest the accused. Meanwhile, the police arrested Jahangir No. 4 and Achma No. 6, the accomplices of the murder, but Khokon Mia 7 Kajal and Nasima Akhter Kona, the main accused in the case, kept themselves secretly hidden.
At one stage of the shadow investigation, PBI, Mymensingh district’s vigilant team based on intelligence information and in collaboration with the LIC team of PBI headquarters on 05/06/22 at around 05.00 am, the main case of brutal arson in Rupganj police station area of Narayanganj district. Kajal and No. 2 accused Nasima Akhter were able to arrest Kona.
During the preliminary interrogation, the arrested accused Kajal and Nasima Akter Kona confessed their involvement in the incident. The two accused arrested today will be handed over to the police.