3 Rohingyas held in Jashore


12th May, 2019 04:23:35 printer

3 Rohingyas held in Jashore

Police detained three Rohingyas from Rajarhat and Chanchra Madhyapara area in Sadar upazila of Jashore on Saturday night.

The arrestees are—Jewel, 30, Shahid, 30 and Rene Chowdhury, 32.

Harun-or-Rashid, sub-inspector of Chanchra Police outpost, said that locals caught Rene Chowdhury from Chanchra Madhyapara area around 10:30 pm and gave him a good thrashing  suspecting him a kidnapper.

Later, he was handed over to police.

During primary interrogation, he informed police that he is a Myanmar citizen.

Amir Hossain, sub-inspector of Kotwali Police Station, said that locals caught Jewel and Shahid from Ramnagar Picnic Corner area around 10:30pm and gave them a good thrashing as they did not give any proper answer about their identity.

Later, police rescued them and admitted to Jashore General Hospital.