October 19, 2021, 11:52 am
Jewel Chowdhury, Habiganj: A group of scoundrels hacked and injured the father of a schoolgirl in Habiganj Sadar Upazila for refusing a marriage proposal. He was rushed to Habiganj Sadar Modern Hospital. When his condition deteriorated there, he was sent to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital. The incident took place at Aura village of Sadar upazila on Friday afternoon. The injured Abdul Khaleq is the son of the deceased Rang Mia of the village.
Abdul Khaleq, who was admitted to the hospital, said he used to live with his family in different parts of the country due to his government job. At that time, his cousin Anu Mia was taking care of his property. After retiring from the job recently, he took all the property to himself. Anu Mia became enraged at this.
Recently, Abdul Khaleq’s cousin Anu Mia took a different path to occupy the place property. He sent a proposal to marry Abdul Khaleq’s schoolgirl to Anu Mia’s son. Abdul Khaleq rejected his brother’s proposal as his daughter was not of marriageable age. Enraged, Anu Mia and his men launched a surprise attack on him. He was stabbed with a sharp weapon.
Family members rescued him in critical condition and admitted him to Habiganj Sadar Hospital. When his condition deteriorated here, he was sent to Sylhet. Habiganj Sadar Model Police Station OC (Investigation) Daus Mohammad said, ‘I have heard the matter. The injured Abdul Khaleq has been admitted to the hospital. Action will be taken in the light of the allegations subject to investigation.