Police last night arrested four persons in a case filed for beating a local Chhatra League activist to death at Kaoraid village under Sreepur upazila of Gazipur.
The arrestees are Fahad Hossain of Beldia village, Manik Miah, Badal Miah and Bacchu Miah. Manik, Badal and Bacchu hailed from Kaoriad village, reports our Gazipur correspondent quoting Khandakar Imam Hossain, officer-in-charge of Sreepur Police Station.
They were arrested last night following raids at different areas of the upazila, the OC said, adding that the arrestees were sent to jail through a Gazipur court.
On January 13, BCL activist Nayon Sheikh was beaten to death allegedly by one Khairul Islam and his men following a scuffle.
Later on January 16, the victim’s elder brother Ratan Sheikh filed a murder case at Sreepur Police Station naming 21 persons and eight to 10 unnamed persons.
Earlier, Rab members arrested an accused named Biplab and he was sent to jail by a court.