A plaintiff of a killing case has beaten up and stabbed by accused Nur Muhammad Khan and his supporters at Sirajdikhan upazila of Munshinganj district.
The incident took place at Uttar Basail village under Basail union parishad in the upazila.
Victim Arif Khan lodged a complaint with Sirajdikhan Police Station in this regard on Friday.
According to the complaint, the victim lodged a case as plaintiff six years ago over the killing of his father Mojibur Rahman Khan. The trial of this case is continuing. Accused–Nur Muhammad Khan, 35, Ayub Khan–of this case, who are freed from jail after securing bail, are now creating pressure and threatening the plaintiff to withdraw the case.
On August 3, the accused along with others stopped the victim on his way at about 7.30pm and asked him to withdraw the case. They beat and stabbed the victim as he denied to do so, leaving him critically injured.
Later, locals rushed to the spot and took him Sirajdikhan Upazila Health.
About the allegation, accused Ayub Khan said, “Arif’s allegation is not right and they (Arif’s supporters) attacked us.”
Sirajdikhan Police Station OC Mujahidul Islam said they received a complaint and a case was under process in this regard.