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Suspect knifes another suspect to death in Cumilla

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The deceased is Hasan, reports our Cumilla correspondent.

 

An accused has been stabbed to death by another suspect of a murder case in front of a judge inside a Cumilla court today.

The deceased is Hasan, reports our Cumilla correspondent.

The incident took place around 12noon when Faruk stabbed Hasan at the Cumilla Additional District and Sessions Judge’s court, said Md Salauddin, inspector (investigation) of Kotwali Police Station.

Faruk and Hasan are cousins and both are accused in the murder case, the police official said.

They went to the court to appear before it in connection with the case, he further said.

“At one stage of hearing, Faruk started chasing Hasan inside the courtroom in front of Judge Fatema Ferdous and stabbed him as the victim tried to hide under a table,” said Public Prosecutor Liakat Ali.

Police arrested Faruk soon after the incident, Inspector Salauddin said adding that police suspect Faruk carried the knife with him when he came to the court to appear before it.

The body of the victim is in police custody, the official added.