Relatives of girlfriend beat youth to death, 4 arrested
A youth was allegedly beaten up to death by relatives of his girlfriend at Chhongachha under sadar upazila in Sirajganj.
Police on Friday afternoon arrested four people for their alleged involvement in the incident.
On the day, locals formed a human chain demanding arrest of the culprits.
The deceased Sourav, 25, was known as son of Nazrul Master of Parpachil village of the area. He was a fourth year student of Sirajganj Polytechnic Institute.
According to relatives, Sourav had a love affair with daughter of neigh Mohammad Sheikh. On June 26, family members his girlfriend’s family called Sourav no his mobile phone and asked him to meet with them. They beat him up after he met with them, leaving him injured. Later, he was taken to Zia Medical College and Hospital, Bogura, where he succumbed on Friday morning.
Sub-Inspector (SI) of Sirajganj Sadar Police Station Faruk Ahmed confirmed the news.
A case was filed in this connection and four were arrested, he added.