Villagers beat to death seven robbers
26 January 2015, Nirapad News: Seven suspected robbers have been beaten to death by a mob during the act at Bhatapara village under the sadar upazila early Monday. Identities of the deceased could not be ascertained.
Panchdona union parishad Chairman Mizanur Rahman confirmed, villagers lynched seven suspected robbers, a gang of 23 to 24 bandits attacked a house of one Ali Akbar in Bhatpara area adjacent to Takshal at around 1:30am. Sensing their presence, the member of the house shouted for help. An announcement was also made from the local mosque, he said. As the locals rushed in, the robbers attempted to flee the scene when eight of them were caught. Another suspect is under treatment at Takshal in Sadar upazila of Narsingdi.
The officer-in-charge of Sadar police station, Abul Kashem said, villagers beat them up mercilessly. Seven robbers died on the spot while another injured was handed over to police.