But his mother was ready to pay ransom. The boy Jihad recognized one of them and they feared
that they will be in problem future.
Jihad was abducted form his house at Dharmaganj in Narayanganj Sunday. The kidnappers
demanded tk 3 lakh. Jihad’s mother went to Chashara Shahid Minar premises with ransom on
Monday. But no one was there. She informed the matter to Rapid Action Battalion (RAB). In
the mean time the kidnappers contacted over telephone again, after some bargaining they
agreed at tk 1 lakh. She went to Chashara Shahid Minar premises again paid the money. RAB
personnel were hiding in disguise there they followed them and captured three of them. A RAB
personnel were injured in the process. RAB arrested three others based on the statement of
them. All six of them are resident of Dhaarmaganj. They are Wasim 26, Sadek 23, Salam 19,
Shakil 25, Swapan 30, and Lucky Akter 19.
Wasim was the perpetrator of the incident. His 1st wife’s son Obaidul and Jihad were friend
because they were neighbor. The boy Jihad recognized Wasim and asked, ‘aren’t you Obaidul’s
father?’ This triggered Wasim to kill Jihad. The boy was in unconscious state when he was
thrown to river near Kanchpur Bridge.
Civil defense and RAB was searching for the body yesterday but failed.