News No. 91/2013, Tuesday, July 30, 2013
THE army on Monday arrested four Jumma villagers from Sapmara under Matiranga Upazila in Khagrachari district.
Three of the arrested belong to one single family.
According to sources, a group of army personnel from Matiranga zone went to Sapmara at 12 noon yesterday and picked them up.
The arrested have been identified as Gojendra Tripura, 60, son of Boidya Tripura, his two sons, Dharen Kishor Tripura, 30, and Anil Bikash Tripura, 25, and Himel Jyoti Tripura, 30, son of Kishor Tripura.
All of them are residents of Sapmara village.
The soldiers handed them over to Matiranga police station where an FIR was filed against them on charges of extortion.
The arrested villagers have been sent to Khagrachari jail.