SI Masud suspended on charge of torturing
16 January 2016, Nirapad News: Mohammadpur Thana sub-inspector (SI) Masud Sikder was suspended on charge of torturing Bangladesh Bank officer Golam Rabbi.
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) deputy commissioner (DC) Maruf Hossain Sarder confirmed the matter to media on Saturday (January 16).
On January 9, a team of police led by SI Masud picked up Golam Rabbi from Mohammadpur area in city and beat him severely.
They also allegedly demanded Tk 5-lakh from the detainee.
Later on January 10, Rabbi filed an allegation with Mohammadpur thana regarding the matter and SI Masud was closed to police lines on January 11 following the allegation.