Ishwardi (Pabna) Correspondent:
Three days after the abduction, 10 pieces of body of a college student were found on the floor of a house in the same area. The body of college student Naimul Islam Hridoy (25) was found from the house of a man named Chand Ali. A man named Hossain Ali used to live in that house. He was arrested by the police.
Rooppur police outpost officer Sub-Inspector (SI) Atiqul Islam confirmed the matter at 9pm on Monday.
Naimul Islam Hridoy is a student of Pabna Edward College and his home is in New Rooppur area of Pakshi union of Ishwardi upazila. Father’s name is Majnu Mollah. They have a development shop in that area.
SI Atiqul Islam said, “Through Pabna district police’s information technology and mobile tracking, we are sure where the culprits are.” Then at around 9 pm I raided the house of a man named Chand Ali in Naodapara village of Ishwardi upazila and found the body of the abducted student. After the arrest of Hossain Ali, it was learned during interrogation that the body of the student’s heart was buried by digging the floor of his house. Police are trying to recover the body by digging in the ground.
The miscreants demanded Rs 40 lakh as ransom from the family of Naimul Islam Hridoy after he was abducted from Rooppur turn of Ishwardi on December 10. A written complaint was lodged at the police station on behalf of the family.
SI Atiqul Islam, who is in charge of the investigation, said, “No trace of the student has been found since the abduction on December 10 till noon on Monday.” However, their bodies were found at night using the mobile phone tracking and information technology of the kidnappers.
Hridoy’s brother Jiban Hossain said, “Hridoy left the house on Friday morning saying he was going to a friend’s house. But he did not return home even in the afternoon. Later, they searched the house of other relatives but could not find it. On the last day, at noon, a phone call was made to the relatives from the phone number of the heart and a ransom of Tk 40 lakh was demanded.
Ishwardi Police Station OC Asaduzzaman said, “The heart was killed and the body was cut into 10 pieces.” It was then buried on the floor of the house. We cannot say in detail at this time who caused the abduction. However, a person named Hossain Ali has been arrested. He is being questioned.