:: People’s Time Online ::
Rapid Action Battalion men arrested Akks Ali, the main accused in a case filed over torturing a youth name Sagar for alleged stealing Gaurippur of Mymensingh. Additional Superintendent of Police Sajjad Hosasin said Akkas was arrested from rail crossing area Shamvuganj in Bhairab early Friday.
He said details regarding the arrest will be briefed later. Earlier, police arrested Riaz Uddin and Fazlur Rahman in connection with the murder. Riaz Uddin gave confessional statement under section 164 on Wednesday.
Witnesses said owner of Gausia Fish Hatchery Akkas Ali caught Sagar when he was trying to steal a water pump around 6am on Monday. After that the he and his employees tied the boy to a cement pole and tortured him inhumanely.
Sagar fainted sever times while they were torturing him and the torturers refused to give him water when he wanted. He died on the way, when he was being taken to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital in critical condition.
The murderers dumped the body in a field of kans grass beside the hatchery and fled the hatchery after locking it down. The locals informed police when they saw the body on Tuesday.