Man held for killing daughter in Barishal
BARISHAL, Nov 8: Police arrested a man as he allegedly killed his daughter to put the blame on his neighbours at Sapania area under Kaunia Police Station in the city early Wednesday.
Officer-in-Charge of Kaunia Police Station Anwar Hossain said the victim's mother Soheli Begum lodged a case in this connection on Tuesday night.
After primary investigation, police detained Kazi Golam Mostafa, a staff of Water Works Department under Barishal City Corporation and father of the victim Sabiha Akhter Authoi, a student of class three at Sapania Government Primary school.
During interrogation, the father confessed that he took his daughter to a pump house and strangled her with a rope.
The father also confessed that he borrowed about Taka 10 lakh from his neighbours Rana and Sohel in different times. As he failed to pay the debt, he decided to kill his daughter and put the blame on his neighbours.