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3 police officials among 12 sued over youth death in Sherpur

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SHERPUR:  Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Nalitabari Police Station in Sherpur and two  sub-inspectors of the police station were sued over the death of a youth  after police detained him.

Nine other people were also made accused in the case filed by the victim's brother on Thursday (January 11).Nintya Nanda Sarker Subrata filed the  case with the Senior Judicial Magistrate Court-2 accusing the OC and  others for responsible of death of his brother.

Taking cognizance, judge of the court  Humayun Kabir directed Mymensingh Police Bureau of Investigation (PIB)  to investigate the matter and submit a report on February 28. Lawyer of the plaintiff Advocate Mamtaj Uddin Munna confirmed the matter to the .

He said that Bangladesh Human Rights Commission also helped the plaintiff from legal aspects. According to the case statement, police  detained mason Biswajit Sarker of Kacharipara area of Nalitabari upazila  at about 7:00 pm on October 1 in 2017. He fell sick after the arrest.  Later at about 10:00 pm, he was released from the police custody.

Biswajit was taken to the hospital by  the relatives and the family members. He died at Nalitabari upazila  hospital at about 1:00 am.The Family members had claimed that Biswajit died due to police torture.