Another police informer murdered in Khulna

26 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: A second police informer was hacked to death by yet unidentified attackers in Dighalia upazila in the district on Sunday.

The victim has been identified as Mamun Molla, 25, son of Md Yusuf Molla.

No one has been arrested yet over the killing.

Police said the incident took place around 2:00am on Sunday at Barmashil Kheya Ghat area.

He was stabbed indiscriminately and left him for dead. Locals rescued him and took him to Khulna Medical College Hospital. From there, he was sent to Dhaka for better treatment as his condition deteriorated.

He succumbed to his injures in the morning due to excessive bleeding, police said.

Dighalia Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Ahsan Ullah said they are trying to identify and arrest the attackers.

No case has been filed yet, he said.

On Jan 12, police informer Shafikul Islam, 36, was stabbed to death in the city’s Lobonchora area. Two cases were filed over the incident.