Members of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) on Thursday arrested a youth in connection with the murder of Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi.
The detained youth is Mohiuddin Shakil (19), son of an expat Ruhul Amin, hailed from Uttar Charchandia village of Charchandia union under Sonagazi Upazila.Investigating officer and PBI inspector Md. Shah Alam said Shakil was arrested from Ukilpara area of Feni town on Thursday evening.
Shah Alam told that Shakil has been arrested on basis of the confessions of other arrested accused.
21 people have been arrested so far in this much-talked-about sensational murder case. They are—SM Siraz-ud-Daula, Principal of Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa, Ruhul Amin, president of Sonagazi upazila Awami League, Maksud Alam, acting general secretary of Sonagazi municipal Awami League, Absar Uddin, madrasa teacher, Ariful Islam, Nur Hossain, Kefayet Ullah Jony, Mohammad Alauddin, Shahidul Islam, Umme Sultana Popy, Javed Hossain, Jobayer Ahmed, Nur Uddin, Shahadat Hossain Shamim, Md. Shamim, Kamrun Nahar Mony, Abdur Rahim alias Sharif, Iftekhar Hossain Rana, Emran Hossaion Mamun, Hafez Abdul Kader and Mohiuddin Shakil.
Eight persons—Nur Uddin, Shahadat Hossain Shamim, Umme Sultana Popy, Kamrun Nahar Mony, Javed Hossain, Abdur Rahim alias Sharif, Hafez Abdul Kader and Jobayer Ahmed—among 21 confessed before the court to involving in setting Nusrat afire to death.