Human chain demands punishment for Asif’s killers
ULIPUR, KURIGRAM, Nov 12: A human chain was formed in Ulipur Upazila of the district on Monday, demanding immediate arrest and exemplary punishment for the killers of garment worker Ariful Islam Asif.
Locals and relatives of the deceased formed the human chain at Chourasta Intersection under Ulipur Municipality in the afternoon.
Upazila Vice Chairman and Municipality Awami League General Secretary Abu Sayeed Sarker, Upazila Merchants' Association President Soumendra Prasad Pandey Gaba, and social worker Alamgir Hossain, among others, joined the programme.
Speakers at the human chain urged the administration to ensure immediate arrest and exemplary punishment for the killers.
Earlier, the throat-slit body of Ariful Islam Asif, 20, a worker of KSS Knit Composite Ltd in Gazipur, and a resident of Ulipur Upazila of Kurigram, was recovered from a banana orchard in Sreepur Upazila of Gazipur on November 8.