Former UP chairman hacked to death in Satkania

Former Chairman of Keochia Union under

Satkania upazila, Abdul Haque, was hacked to death by unidentified miscreants

last night.

Police recovered the body this morning from his Chairman Para residence in

Satkania upazila of the district.

Abdul Haque was elected as the Chairman of Keochia Union Parishad in 1986.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Satkania thana Anwar Hossain suspected that

unidentified miscreants are thought to be behind the killing. “We are

interrogating the caretaker of the residence,” he added.

Abdul Haque has been living alone at his residence for a long time. Since

the family members of the victim were not present at the time of the

incidence, the miscreants took the opportunity of entering the house, the OC


The victim had sharp wounds above his ears. The body was sent to the

morgue for postmortem, he added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)