Youth held over Jhenidah schoolgirl stabbing
Jhenidah Correspondent: Police arrested the main perpetrator in connection with the stabbing of a schoolgirl from Nirisinghopur village in Sadar upazila early Wednesday.
The arrestee was identified as Litu Hasan, son of Altaf Hossain, a resident of Nagirat village in Shailkupa upazila. He used to dwell in Uposhohor Para in the district town.
Azbahar Ali Sheikh, additional superintendent of police, said tipped off, a team of police made a drive in the area and arrested Litu around 3.30am, reports unb.
Earlier on Tuesday, police arrested Litu’s sister and brother-in-law – Rupa and her husband Ruhul Amin – from Uposhohor Para in the district town in this matter.
Victim Puja Majumder’s father Bipul Majumder filed a case accusing five people with Sadar Police Station on Tuesday morning.
Puja, a Class-IX student of Jamila Khatun Girls School in odanmohanpara area of the town, was stabbed by a young man in the town on Monday reportedly for refusing to have a love affair with him.
The victim’s mother Shikha Majumdar claimed Litu Hossain used to harass her daughter on her way to and back from school as she rejected his proposal.