September 27, 2021, 3:11 am
Sylhet Representative : Dismissed (SI) Akbar, in-charge of Sylhet Bandarbazar police outpost, has been arrested from the border area. On Monday (November 9) at around 10:30 am, the local people arrested him from the Indian Khasia capital at Dona border in Kanaighat. After fleeing for 26 days, he was finally caught by the locals.
Meanwhile, a video that went viral on social media shows the policeman accused of murder being detained by members of the indigenous Khasia community. In the viral video, Akbar is heard to say, I did not kill alone. Five or six were beating. That’s why he died.
Why did you run away? In response to the question of the locals, the expelled SI Akbar Bhuiyan said, “Suspended, so I can be arrested.” Akbar said, “I was told by a senior officer to leave for now, come a few months later.” After two months everything will be cold. Once cool, everything can be handled again. However, he did not say who said that or on whose instructions he fled.
At the time, the video showed Akbar tying his hands and feet and saying that he had killed people for only 10,000 rupees. That is releasing videos on the internet. Raihan’s name.
Although these young men spoke Bengali, their voices were like those of non-Bengalis. After watching the video, some locals of Kanaighat said that looking at the speech and area of the youths in the video, it was understood that they may be Khasia tribes of India.
The PBI has so far arrested three policemen in connection with Raihan’s murder. Among them, Harunur Rashid, Titu Chandra Das and ASI Ashek E-Elahi have been sent to jail after remand.
Incidentally, on Sunday (October 11) morning, Raihan was picked up from the Kastghar area of the city and tortured to death at the Bandarbazar police outpost. Later, the victim’s wife filed a murder case with the Kotwali police station on Monday (October 12).
Whose case number is 20 (10) 2020. After that, an investigation team of the metropolitan police investigated the overall matter and outpost in-charge (SI) Akbar Hossain Bhuiyan, Touhid and four others were dismissed and three others were withdrawn.