Locals and relatives staged demonstration today demanding immediate rescue of a female ward councillor of Gazipur City Corporation who went missing yesterday morning.
Parvin Akter, 35, councillor of ward No. 1, 2 and 3 (reserved for female councillor), went out of her South Panishail house at about 8:00am yesterday and since then she remains missing, reports our Gazipur correspondent.
Around 10:00am today, locals along with Parvin’s relatives formed a human chain for half an hour, blocking Kaliakoir-Nabinagar road in Jirani Bazar area, said Mizanur Rahman, in-charge of Chakrabarty police outpost under Joydebpur Police Station.
Victim’s husband Minhajul Islam filed a general diary with the police station around 11:45pm.
In his complaint, Minhajul said Parvin went out of the house saying that she was going a village arbitration but she did not mention the place. She did not take het mobile phone with her, the husband said.
Minhajul claimed that one Hazi Dulal, an accused of a murder case filed in connection with the death of Parvin’s father and freedom fighter Chan Miah, had threatened to abduct her about three months back.