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Murder of Savar Teacher

Zitu’s ‘girlfriend’ suspended from school

Zitu’s ‘girlfriend’ suspended from school

Haji Yunus Ali School and College authorities have suspended Taslima Akter Rima, a class-XI student of the college and ‘lover’ of Ashraful Ahsan Zitu, prime accused in teacher Utpal Kumar Sarkar murder case, reports UNB.

Saiful Hasan, principal of the college, confirmed the matter to UNB on Saturday.

“Taslima Akter has been suspended as the killing occurred centering the girl. If the preliminary investigation finds her involvement in the killing, she will also be expelled,” said Saiful.

Earlier on June 30, prime accused Jitu was expelled from the same college.

Utpal Kumar Sarkar, a teacher of Haji Yunus Ali School and College died at Enam Medical College and Hospital on Monday as Jitu, a 10th grader of the same educational institution, attacked him with a cricket stump in Savar.

Zitu was detained from Sripur of Gazipur on Wednesday evening by the Rapid Action Battalion (Rab).

Later, Rab handed over Zitu to Ashulia police Thursday afternoon. On the same day, a Dhaka court placed Jitu on a 5-day remand.

Earlier on Tuesday, police arrested Zitu’s father Ujjal from Kushtia’s Kumarkhali. A Dhaka court on Wednesday put also him on a 5-day remand.