The Rapid Action Battalion has arrested four people including the main accused Sanjit Chiron over ethnic minority Garo woman and her daughter murder from Nalitabari area in Sherpur.
The elite force arrested them around 6:00pm on Wednesday from Sherpur, said a text message sent to the media.
The RAB-1 will hold a press briefing at its Media Centre at Karwanbazar in Dhaka today at 1:00pm.
Sujata Chiran, 40, and her mother Besat Moni Chiran, 65, were found dead in their flat, at Dhaka’s Kalachandpur, last Tuesday. Autopsy found 14 stabs on Sujata. Her mother was strangulated.
Sujata’s husband Asish Mankin filed a case in this connection on Wednesday morning with Gulshan police accusing Sujata’s nephew Sanjit and three of his unidentified associates, said Gulshan police sub-inspector Sinthia Ahkter.