Robbers hack young girl to death
Robbers hacked a young girl to death and injured her mother and brother during robbery at a house in Shibpur upazila of Narsingdi early Tuesday.
Deceased Fatema Akhter Brishty,15, was the daughter of later Shahidul haque Gazi. She was a class IX student of Shahshpur Kazi Mofizuddin High School.
Fatema's mother Razia Begum and brother Raihan also received critical injuries.
Quoting local people, police said a gang of robbers stormed the house of expatriate Motiur Rahman at Munsefchar village at about 1:30am.
When the robber were out to flee after looting gold ornaments and mobile phone sets, Raihan caught one of them.
Being intercepted, the dacoits hit Raihan on his head with a sharp weapon.
As Fatema and her mother rushed for his rescue, the gang members stabbed them, leaving all the three critically injured.
They were whisked off to Narsingdi Sadar Hospital where Fatema was declared dead.
Razia Begum was shifted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital following deterioration of his condition.
Shibpur police OC Abul Kalam Azad confirmed the matter.