Tk 5.47 lakh looted at gunpoint in Munshiganj

Our Correspondent

1 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

MUNSHIGANJ: Miscreants looted about Taka 5.47 lakh from a trader at gunpoint in Sadar upazila of the district on Tuesday night.

Victim Alamgir Kabir is now undergoing treatment at Munshiganj General Hospital.

Alamgir alleged that Main Uddin, Jainal, Shaheed and Monir Hossain of Panam House intercepted his auto-rickshaw at Jorardeul area under Rampal union at about 8:00 pm over previous enmity.

“They took me to their torture cell at Hatimara area at gunpoint and tortured me after confining there. Later, they took away Tk 5.47 lakh in cash, a gold chain and ring, and a mobile phone set from me,” he added.

Being informed, police from Hatimara Investigation Center rescued Alamgir and admitted him to the hospital, he added.

However, a case was filed with Munshiganj Sadar Police Station.