Comilla minors’ murder: Case filed against stepbrother
28 February 2015, Nirapad News: A case has been filed against a stepbrother of the two minor boys, whose bodies were found in Sadar Dakshin upazila of Comilla district on Saturday afternoon.
Inspector Mohammad Ayub said, the victims’ mother, Rekha, filed the case with Sadar Dakshin Police Station against her stepson, Shafiul Alam Chhotan, 22, a private university student, at night.
Chhotan is absconding after the incident.
Abul Kalam along with his wife Rekha Akhter had found their house door closed from outside when they returned around 3:30pm. They entered the house by breaking open the door and found the body of their two sons– Joy, 7, and his younger brother Moni, 5, on the ground.
Police and locals said Kalam had another son, Chhotan, and daughter Tanjila from his first wife Rokeya Begum.
Kalam said Chhotan might have killed the two children as he could not bear them from the very begging of his second marriage with Rekha Akter.
Additional Police Super (South) Abdullah Al Mamun said the children might have been strangulated to death as there were black marks on the necks of the victims.