Freedom fighter murdered in Satkhira
February 28th, 2017 at 1:25 pm
Freedom fighter murdered in Satkhira

Satkhira – A freedom fighter has been killed in south-western Bangladeshi district of Satkhira, said police on Tuesday.

Sixty-year-old Abul Kalam Azad was beaten to death at Ghona Bazar in Sadar sub-district of the district in the early hours of the day, said officer Firoz Hossain

Azad hailed from Ghona village and owner of a construction tools shop, he added.

Local man Mominul and along with his cohorts beat Azad indiscriminately as Mominul locked in an altercation with Azad over money-related affair, he said.

Blood-spattered Azad was sent to Satkhira General Hospital where the on-duty doctor announced him dead, the police office said.

The deceased’s son lodged a murder case with Sadar police station against seven people, Hossain said.

The lawmen arrested four suspects, including Mominul in connection the killing.