October 19, 2021, 11:59 pm
A man named Abdul Mannan (55) hacked and injured about eight people including his daughter, wife and brother at Chunarughat. The incident took place at Panchergaon village of the upazila on Saturday (June 19) morning. Later, locals and police reached the spot, beat Abdul Mannan and arrested him. His family and police sources said he had been suffering from mental problems for a long time.
It is learned that he had a conversation with his wife at that time on Saturday. At one stage, Abdul Mannan used to stab everyone at random with the photos he had at home. When the locals arrested him and informed the Chunarughat police station, the police went to the spot and took control of the situation. Then Mannan cut his own body and wounded himself.
Abdul Mannan (55), his daughter Sadia Akhter (10), Hajera Khatun (50), Abdullah (75), Abdul Gafur (45), Fazal Mia (40) and Abdul Hamid (40) of the same area were critically injured. Was hospitalized. However, Mannan is undergoing treatment at Sadar Hospital under the care of his family. Her condition is critical. The doctor sent him to Sylhet. He is the son of late Mahmud Hossain of that village.
Chunarughat Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Ali Ashraf said police had visited the spot. Mannan was rescued and sent to Sadar Hospital. However, family members said that he used to use a lot of marijuana and talked to his family during the incident. However, action will be taken if a complaint is received.