June 22, 2021, 9:13 pm
Faizul Haque Golap, Kishoreganj :
Before burying her husband’s body in Saheberchar area of Hossainpur upazila of Kishoreganj district, the in-laws tortured the wife of the deceased for cash and money check.
According to police and local sources, Abdur Raf Mia, son of Ahmed Ali of Saheberchar area of Hossainpur upazila, died in a road accident in Saudi Arabia on 04/05/2021. After the death, he was brought to Bangladesh by air from Saudi Arabia on Tuesday 01/06/2021 and when the body reached the village house that night, a check came in the name of the deceased’s wife for burial with the body. In order to grab the check, the in-laws physically assaulted the victim’s wife and hit her in various parts of the body. After burying the body on the morning of June 2, the people who had come to attend the janaza from the house of the deceased Raf Mia’s father-in-law were also beaten and detained for money. When the matter was immediately reported to the police service 999, Hossainpur police station SI Habibur Rahman rescued the detainees with allied forces. When the Hosanpur Circle ASP was contacted on his mobile about the matter, he admitted the truth of the incident.
Hossainpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mostafizur Rahman was contacted about the incident and said, “We sent a team of police to rescue the detainees after receiving a complaint on their mobile phones.” I will take necessary action if I receive a written complaint.