• Sunday, May 29, 2022
  • Last Update : 03:54 pm

Dinajpur UNO attack: Police yet to make major headway despite arrest, remand of suspects

  • Published at 01:11 pm September 9th, 2020
Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Dinajpur Wahida Khanam
File photo of Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Dinajpur Wahida Khanam Dhaka Tribune

Eight people have so far been arrested and grilled in the case

No progress has been made despite multiple arrests and remand of suspects in the case over the attack on Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Wahida Khanam and her father freedom fighter Omor Ali.

In the latest development, police have detained and are questioning Awami League’s Palsha union unit President Mainul Islam and Wahida’s house help Jabeda, gardener Sultan, sweeper Arshola and driver Yasin.

Three other accused are also being questioned by Detective Branch (DB) of police.

The case investigation officer, DB OC Imam Zafar, said there has not been much progress during the remand.


Also Read- UNO Wahida's condition improves further


He said: “We have questioned Asadul Haque, the main accused in the UNO Wahida and her father’s attack case,  for the third day. The accused pair of Nabirul Islam and Santu are being questioned for the fourth day.”

Imam Zafar said that there has been no progress in the case even on the fourth day of remanding the accused.

Besides police, Detective Branch of Police and the Rapid Action Battalion have been taking different people into their custody for interrogation and releasing them, according to sources from Ghoraghat police station.

On Thursday, Wahida Khanam was seriously injured in an attack by miscreants who broke into her official residence in Ghoraghat.


Also read: Attackers' claim of attempting to rob UNO Wahida is not believable'


Her father, Omar Ali, was also injured in the gruesome attack. They were taken to Rangpur Medical College and Hospital.

Later, the UNO was airlifted from Rangpur to Dhaka by a Bangladesh Air Force MI-171SH helicopter.

She was admitted to National Institute of Neurosciences and Hospital in Dhaka, where doctors have said Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Wahida Khanam’s condition has improved further as she is now able to take liquid food from her mouth.

50
Facebook 50
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail