Nusrat murder: Another accused arrested
Published : Tuesday, 16 April, 2019 at 12:53 PM Count : 234
A team of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) arrested another accused from Sonagazi upazila of Feni on Monday night in connection with the case of killing madrasa girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi.
The arrestee Md Shamim, 19, is a classmate of Nusrat.
UNB adds: Shah Alam, inspector of PBI, said following the information given by two accused--Shahadat Hossain Shamim and Nur Uddin-in their confessional statements before the court, the team conducted a drive and arrested Shamim from Tultoli area.
Shamim was one of the five who were staying outside the building to guard the main gate as well as to keep the situation normal, said the PBI official.
With this arrest, police have so far arrested 14 people in connection with the murder.
Nusrat, a student of Feni's Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa, was set afire on April 6 allegedly for refusing to withdraw the case against the principal. She lost her battle five days later at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital.