KHULNA, Nov 28: A police probe panel has recommended taking action against the officer-in-charge (Investigation) and a constable of Dumuria Police Station here over the death of a medicine trader in police custody.
The three-member investigation committee formed by the Khuna Range DIG office submitted its report to DIG SM Moniruzzaman on Thursday.
The probe panel recommended taking action against Inspector Kazi Kamal Hossain and Constable Sirajul Islam for their dereliction of duty over the incident, said additional DIG Didar Ahmed who headed the panel.
Medicine trader Tushar Kanti Paul, 42, jumped off the first floor of the police super's office here on November 15, claimed police. He was taken to Khulna Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries aftersome time.
However, family members claimed that Tushar jumped from the SP office after being failed to bear police torture and humiliation.
The DIG office formed a three-man probe panel while the District Police a four-member one to look into the incident.
Following the probe report, constable Sirajul Islam has been suspended while a letter sent to the Police Headquarters for taking departmental action against Kamal Hossain, said police super M Habibur Rahman. ?UNB