UNO Waheeda’s office employee carried out attack on her: Police
Published 11:39 pm | September 12, 2020
Online Desk : A suspended gardener of Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Office carried out the brutal attack on UNO Waheeda Khanam at her official residence, said police on Saturday.
Police detained the suspended gardener Rabiul Islam, 43, also a resident of Birol upazila in Dinajpur district, on Friday.
“Rabiul Islam confessed his involvement in the attack during initial interrogation. He was suspended from his post over stealing Tk 50,000 earlier,” said Deputy Inspector General (DIG) for Rangpur Range of Police Devdas Bhattacharya at a briefing at Dinajpur ASP’s office in the afternoon.
“Based on information obtained from Rabiul, we have recovered some evidence. Similarities between Rabiul’s speech and the CCTV footage were also found,” said the DIG.
He further said police is working relentlessly after the attack incident on the UNO. “We will pray to the court seeking to place Rabiul on remand for further interrogation.”
Rabiul and prime accused Asadul were produced before the court after the briefing.
Miscreants stormed the duckbunglow of Ghoraghat UNO Wahida Khanam around 3am on September 3 breaking the window grills.
After entering the house, the gang hacked and hit UNO Wahida, 35, and her father Omar Ali, leaving them critically injured.
The UNO was airlifted to Dhaka by an air ambulance the same day.
She was admitted to the National Institute of Neuro Sciences and Hospital where she had undergone an operation at night on September 3.
দৈনিক সময় সংবাদ ২৪ ডট কম সংবাদের কোনো সংবাদ, তথ্য, ছবি,আলোকচত্রি, ভিডিওচিত্র, অডিও কনটেন্ট কপিরাইট আইনে র্পূব অনুমতি ছাড়া ব্যবহার করা সর্ম্পূণ বেআইনি। সামাজিক যোগাযোগ মাধ্যমে যে কোন কমেন্সের জন্য কর্তৃপক্ষ দায়ী নয়।