DB officials awarded for bravery in Rajan murder probe
30 January 2015, Nirapad News: Two members of the Detective Branch (DB) of Sylhet Metropolitan Police (SMP) have received “Inspector General of Police (IGP) Padak” for their outstanding performance in investigation into the Rajan murder case.
The award recipients are DB inspector Suronjit Talukder, who was investigation officer of the murder case, and assistant commissioner Gopal Chakrabarty.
IGP AKM Shahidul Haque handed over the awards to them at a function on Thursday, reports news agency.
On November 8 last year, a Sylhet court sentenced four people to death in the case filed for torturing 13-year-old boy Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajan to death over a ‘theft’ at Sundar Ali Market in Kumargaon area of the city on July 8.
The court also sentenced one to life term imprisonment, three others to seven years’ jail, and two others to one year’s imprisonment each on the very same case.