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N’ganj 7 murders Another RAB member held

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Staff Reporter
Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested another member of RAB-11 for his alleged involvement in Narayanganj seven murders from the city’s Tejgaon area on Friday.
The arrestee was identified as Purnendu Bala, sub-inspector of RAB-11.
Being tipped off, a team of RAB-2 arrested him from Tejgaon around 1:25 pm.
On April 27, Narayanganj panel mayor Nazrul Islam, his three associates and driver were abducted from Fatullah area in Narayanganj city. Hours into their abduction, senior lawyer of the Narayanganj District Judge’s Court Chandan Kumar Sarker and his driver were abducted on their way to capital Dhaka.
Three days into their abduction, the bodies of six people, including those of Nazrul and Chandan, were recovered from the Shitalakhya River on April 30.
Besides, the body of Jahangir, car driver of Nazrul Islam, was recovered from the river on May 1.
Three former RAB officials, including Lt Col Tareque, Major Arif Hossain and Lt Commander MM Rana, who were arrested earlier, confessed to their involvement in the sensational seven murders.