Boy confesses to killing Feni girl

Our Correspondent

9 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

FENI: A schoolboy confessed to killing his neighbouring schoolgirl Anisha in Sadar upazila of the district.

Superintendent of Feni police Khandakar Nurunnabi confirmed the matter in a press briefing held at the conference room of his office.

The boy who confessed to killing Anisha is-- Nishan, an eighth grader of a local school and a resident of Majbaria village under Kalidah union in the upazila.

He made the confessional statement before a judicial magistrate court of Saraf Uddin Ahmed on Friday afternoon.

Earlier, police arrested him from the area on Thursday night.

In his confessional statement, Nishan said he killed Anisha, daughter of Saudi Arabia expatriate Shahidul Islam, and a class VI student of a local madrasa, by cutting her throat over previous enmity with her family.

However, gleaning information from him, police recovered the knife used in the killing from the roof of the deceased's house.  

On Thursday, police recovered the throat-slit body of the 11-year-old girl from the roof of their building.

Later, the deceased's brother Ashraful Islam Hasnat lodged a case with Feni Sadar Model Police Station.