Body of kidnapped univ student recovered
RAB nabs two alleged killersNew Age Online
Rapid Action Battalion on Thursday night recovered the body of a university student three days after he was kidnapped in the city.
The battalion also arrested two suspected murders.
The deceased was identified as Rifat Ahmed, 20, a BBA student of Northern University.
The RAB raided a house a Panthapath around 8:30pm and arrested the two alleged kidnappers, said RAB-2 operation officer Raihan Uddin.
RAB identified them as Masud Rana Sumon and Lincoln Sarket Rajib.
Rifat was abducted on Monday night.
RAB said Sumon, a friend of Rifat, had plotted the abduction for money. After failing to get the ransom from his family, the kidnappers killed him and kept the body in the flat.
In preliminary interrogation, the arrestees said they had kidnapped Rifat on Monday night and demanded Tk 50 lakh from his family. Later they killed him by striking him in the head.
The victim’s family filed a case with Kalabagan police station on Wednesday and informed RAB of the matter seeking assistance.
The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
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