Young servant allegedly kills ex-Army officer in city, case filed


Dhaka, October 6: A former officer of Bangladesh Army has been murdered by his young manservant in the city’s Mohakhali, the family has claimed.

The deceased 76-year old former Brigadier General, Waji Ahmed Chowdhury, who hailed from Sylhet’s Golapganj, retired from the army in 1992.

 His nephew Reshad Ahmed Chowdhury filed a murder case in the early hours on Thursday with Kafrul police station, said Sub-Inspector Mukul Mia.

 A youth named Abdullah began working as manservant for Waji Ahmed two months ago. “We can’t find that youth since my uncle was found murdered,” Reshad said

 He said a television set, a mobile phone and a laptop were missing from his uncle’s home at Road No. 4 Mohakhali DOHS. “We don’t know yet the amount of money stolen from the house.”