One held in Manikganj over Savar school girl murder
Police have arrested a man from Aricha Ghat area in Manikganj district in a case filed over murdering a schoolgirl in Dhaka’s Savar.
Arrested Selim Palwan, 28, is a resident of Bank Colony Mohalla in Savar and member of a teenage gang.
Savar Model Police Station inspector Nirmal Kumar Das said he was arrested from the area early Wednesday.
He was produced before a court in the afternoon, seeking seven days of remand.
On September 21, Nila Roy, 14, a 10th grader at Aced School in the area, and daughter of Narayan Roy, was hacked allegedly by a stalker Mizanur Rahman, another member of the teenage gang, in the Bank Colony area.
Locals rescued Nila and took her to Enam Medical College Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead.
Palwan assisted Mizanur during the incident, said inspector Nirmal Kumar Das.