Papia sees mother's body at Kashimpur jail gate

Sun Online Desk

29th September, 2020 01:38:08 printer

Papia sees mother's body at Kashimpur jail gate

The body of Shamima Nur Papia’s mother was brought to Kashimpur Central Women Jail in Keraniganj on Monday night as the expelled Jubo Mohila  League leader can see her for the last time.

The body was taken to the jail gate at 10:00pm, said Jail super adding that it was there for 20 minutes.

In the presence of jail authorities, Papia saw her mother for the last time.

A team of Rab arrested Papia and her husband -- a former Chhatra League leader -- and their two accomplices from Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on February 22 when they were trying to leave the country.

The following morning, Rab raided the house of Papia at Indira Road in Farmgate and recovered a foreign pistol, two magazines, 20 bullets, five bottles of foreign liquor, Tk 58,41,000 cash, credit and debit cards of different banks.