|Published : 14 Mar 2017, 11:38:48|
Youth beaten dead in Keraniganj for protesting against eve-teasing
A young man was beaten to death allegedly by a stalker at Paschim Sonabaji in Nawabganj upazila of Keraniganj on Monday night as he reportedly protested the harassment of his niece.
The deceased was identified as Bhakta Chandra Sarker, 22, reports UNB.
Sub-inspector Jalal of Nawabganj Police Station said Hasan, a local young man, was harassing Bhakta's niece Koheli Chandra during a religious programme, 'Kritan', at their house around 9:00pm.
As Bhatka protested the incident, Hasan hit him with a rod, leaving critically injured.
He was taken to Nawabganj Health Complex where doctors declared him dead.
Hasan went into hiding after the incident.