Sunday, May 27, 2018 | ePaper

Hawker stabbed to death in city

  • Print
Staff Reporter :
Two addicts went to a temporary metal shop and stabbed the shop owner (hawker) to death in the city's Shahbagh area on Tuesday morning.
Deceased Noor Nabi, 23, was a hawker at Shahbag intersection. He used to sell various items, including knife on the foot over bridge, said Ramna Police Station Officer in-Charge Kazi Mainul Islam.
Quoting witnesses, OC Mainul said that Noor and one Khairul, 43, locked into an altercation on the foot over bridge around 9:00am. At one stage, Khairul grabbed a knife from the hawker and stabbed in his throat, leaving him critically injured. Noor was rushed to
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Hospital where the on-duty doctors declared him dead. Angered by the incident, local people gave Khairul a good thrashing, leaving him seriously injured. Later he was sent to Dhaka Medical College and  Hospital, the OC said.
A case was filed with the police staion in this connection, he said.
The body was sent to DMCH mortuary for an autopsy, he added
Contacted, Ramna Zone Deputy Commissioner Maruf Hossain Sarder said that Khairul was a drug addict.

More News For this Category

Hasina, Mamata hold meeting

ANI | Kolkata  :Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday evening arrived here at the Taj Bengal Hotel" Taj Bengal Hotel for

Throat-silt body of 'top-terror' found

UNB, Joypurhat :Police recovered the throat-silt body of a 'top terror' from a paddy field at Teghorbisha village in Sadar upazila on Saturday morning. The deceased was identified as

15000 women become self-reliant weaving tupi

UNB, Naogaon :Sitting together on a mat, the casual conversation among groups of women in a mango orchard is going on amid sewing and weaving white pieces of cloth

Public transports go haywire in city

UNB, Dhaka :Commuters in Dhaka city have been facing extreme sufferings as about 96 percent of the bus-minibus plying in the city streets keeping their doors shut in the

 Dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli gunfire

Dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli gunfire

Reuters, Gaza Border :Dozens of Palestinians demonstrating at the Gaza border were injured by Israeli gunfire and tear gas on Friday, as the latest round of protests drew several

Palestinians risk losing Jerusalem ID over Israel loyalty law

Al jazeera News  :Ramallah, occupied West Bank - "Exile is like death," Ahmad Attoun, a member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), told Al Jazeera. "I can't explain my

Domestic airlines to operate addl flights to meet Eid rush

UNB, Dhaka :Amid the growing demand ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, domestic airlines have decided to operate additional flights on different routes to serve more homebound passengers, officials said.Unusual tailbacks on

Concerns over sexual abuse of girls on social media

UNB, Dhaka :While roaming around the blue and white world of Facebook, many forget the basic idea of using the social platform in a healthy way as many use

ARSA contradicts AI report on Hindu massacre

UNB, Dhaka :Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) on Friday categorically denied what it says "unjustifiable and careless serious criminal accusations" made by Amnesty International.In a statement it said it

3 more killed in lightning

UNB, Thakurgaon :At least three people were killed and five others injured after being stuck by thunderbolts at in Haripur and Pirganj upazilas on Friday.The deceased were identified as