16 human skeletons stolen from Sirajganj graveyard
Sixteen human skeletons have been stolen from a graveyard at Ullapara upazila in Sirajganj district.
The incident took place at Naimuri Ruyapara combined graveyard under Salanga union in the upazila.
While burying a body there on Tuesday afternoon, locals noticed that 16 graves dug and skeletons were stolen from the graves.
They assumed that thieves of an organised gang had dug the graves and took away 16 skeletons.
The villagers expressed their strong resentment over the stealing of skeletons from the graves.
Regarding the matter, Salanga Police Station OC Abdul Quader Jilani said such kind of incident did not happen before.
Legal action will be taken after investigating the matter, he added.