Bangladesh forms special unit to probe murder of Italian national

Dhaka, Sep 30 (IANS) The Bangladeshi government formed a special unit of police to investigate the murder of an Italian national who was shot dead in Dhaka’s Gulshan diplomatic enclave.

The formation of the special unit with officials from different branches of police was aimed at expediting the murder investigation, Xinhua news agency quoted a police statement as saying on Tuesday.

At a high-level meeting at the police headquarters in Dhaka, relevant government officials decided to form the unit, the statement said.

Italian woman Tavela Ceaser was shot dead on Monday in Dhaka’s diplomatic enclave Gulshan.

Ceaser, 50, who was shot thrice while jogging along a Gulshan street, has been working for an international organisation.

Islamic State has claimed the responsibility for the killing in an online statement.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here