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5 held over MP Liton murder  

13 Jan, 2017 13:29:43

Gaibandha Correspondent: Members of police arrested five people, including Jamaat leader Mozammel Haque Bhutto early Friday over the murder of ruling party lawmaker from Gaibandha 1 constituency Manjurul Islam Liton.

Mozammel Haque Bhutto is Jamaat secretary of Kapashia village in the upazila and an employee of West Raza Bazar High School. The identities of others could not be known yet.

Police in different drives detained five people from different parts of Sundarganj upazila of Gaibandha.

The arrestees are being interrogated in this connection at Sundarganj police station.

With this, police so far has arrested 44 people in this regard.

Liton was shot by some miscreants at his village home at Masterpara in Bamandanga union of Sundarganj Upazila on December 31.


The MP was admitted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.

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