Teknaf police station Officer-in-Charge Pardip Kumar Das has been arrested from Chattogram over the killing of retired Army major (retd) Sinha Md Rashed Khan in police firing, according to media reports.
Confirming the matter to The Business Standard, Chattogram Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md Mahbubur Rahman said.
On the other hand, on Wednesday night, arrest warrants were issued against Pardip Kumar, Baharchhara Check-post In-Charge Liyakat among nine policemen over the incident.
On Wednesday, Sinha’s sister Sharmin Shahria Ferdous filed a case with the court of Teknaf Upazila Judicial Magistrate court. On the same day, Pradip Kumar Saha was withdrawn to the police lines over the killing.
Inspector of Baharchhara Police Investigation Centre Liyakat Ali and Officer-in-charge of Teknaf Police Station Prodip Kumar Das was made first and second accused of the case respectively.