15 hurt in attack by Jubok Real Estate men
At least 15 people including six women were injured when the goons of Jubok Real Estate attacked the buyers who took possession of their land at Kanchpur area under Sonargaon upazila yesterday.
Of the injured, Hemayet Uddin Chowdhury, 50, was admitted to Orthopaedic Hospital while Rabeya, 32, Bilquis, 28, Maya, 30, and Aleya, 40, were admitted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital.
Police and witnesses said Jubok Real Estate took Tk 11 crore from 21 people by selling 14 bighas of land at Gandaria block in Dhaka and Sonargaon block in Narayanganj.
A buyer Shafiur Rahman Dulu said Jubok officials had been assuring them of handing over their purchased land for long but did not hand over the land.
So the buyers themselves took the possession of their land one month back and kept it under their control, he added.
Jubok's hired goons led by an official Zahirul Islam attacked the buyers at noon.
Police came to the spot later and brought the situation under control.