A youth was stabbed to death by a stalker at Dowarabazar upazila in Sunamganj on Sunday as the youth protested eve-teasing of a female teacher. Police, however, arrested the alleged killer Saleh Ahmed.
The deceased was identified as Alaur Rahman Rony, 30, son of Md Rois Ali of Rogarparh village under Narsinghapur union of the upazila. He was proprietor of Zia Telecom at Narsinghapur Bazar.
The incident took place in
front of Lafarge Surma Cement Communality Development School at noon. Soon after the incident, the locals caught the killer and handed over him to the police.
Locals said, Saleh Ahmed, son of Nurul Haque of the same village, used to tease a female teacher on the way often. Rony protested the incident and tried to help the female teacher. He came under knife attack when he was alone in that time.
The locals rushed to the spot and rescued Rony. They sent him to the Chhatak Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared him dead.
OC of Dowarabazar Police Station Sushil Ranjan Das confirmed the matter. He said that the locals caught Saleh Ahmed and informed the police. Later, police arrested him.