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  • Mahmuda Khanam Mitu

    IO of SP’s wife killing case changed

    The investigation officer (IO) of police official’s wife Mahmuda Khanam Mitu murder case has been changed. Kamruzzaman, an assistant commissioner of Detective Branch (DB), has been given charge of the case in place of DB Inspector Rakibuddin.

  • Mysterious al-Qaeda statement condemns SP wife killing

    In a mysterious statement, Ansar al-Islam, the Bangladesh chapter of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent, condemns the murder of Mitu, wife of Superintendent of Police Babul Akter, says SITE Intelligence Group. The Daily Star could not verify the claim.

  • SP's wife killing: Man ‘seen in CCTV footage’ held

    Cops claim to have detained a man seen in CCTV footage to be talking on mobile phone and following Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, wife of Superintendent of Police Babul Akter, before her murder in Chittagong city on June 5.

  • Man with knives held at Ctg demo for cop wife

    A youth is held with knives from a demonstration in Chittagong arranged for the militancy-fighting slain police official’s wife Mahmuda Khanam Mitu. The organisers catch Md Ibrahim, 20, around 4:00pm for his suspicious movement, our local correspondent reports.

  • SP’s wife received no SMS: CMP

    Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, the slain wife of Superintendent of Police Babul Akter, did not receive any text message on her mobile phone that asked her son to be at school half an hour earlier than usual due to assembly, police say.

  • ‘Ex-Shibir man’ held over SP’s wife killing

    Police claim that they detained a former activist of Islami Chhatra Shibir for his alleged link with the murder of the wife of Superintendent of Police Babul Akter in Chittagong.

  • Sheikh Hasina

    Those who killed, burnt people took path of secret killings: PM

    Those who had killed and burnt hundreds of people in 2013 and 2014 to foil the last national elections have now taken the path of “secret killings”, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina tells the Jatiya Sangsad.

  • No mercy for killers of SP's wife

    Terming the murder of a police official's wife in Chittagong a cowardly act, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has vowed to bring the perpetrators of the killing to justice.

  • Police HQ alerted Babul to possible attack

    Over a month ago, the Police Headquarters had warned Superintendent Babul Akter about a possible militant attack and instructed him to beef up his own and his family's security.

  • CCTV footage shows ‘killers’ fleeing on motorbike

    Footage of a close-circuit camera shows three suspected killers of wife of Superintendent of Police (SP) Babul Akter flee by a motorcycle after accomplishing their mission.

  • Cop courageous

    His total commitment to law enforcement makes him different from other police officials in the country. His dedication, courage and skills earned him the highest recognition in service.

  • Militants seem to have settled a score

    Police officer Babul Akter led several anti-militancy drives, arrested many key militants, busted their dens and eventually foiled their attack plans. And these could be the reasons behind the murder of his wife in the port city yesterday, senior police officials said.

  • ‘Killers’ of cop wife seen on camera footage

    CCTV footage shows three suspected killers fleeing after the murder of Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, wife of a top police official in Chittagong. One of them had a pistol in his hand.

  • Militants killed wife to demoralise SP Babul: Minister

    Militants murdered the wife of Babul Akter, a superintendent of police, to demoralise him, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan says.

  • Mahmuda Khanam Mitu

    Militant link suspected in murder of SP’s wife: CMP

    Hours into the killing of a police official’s wife in Chittagong city, police say they suspect militant link to the murder. Motorbike riding assailants reportedly stabbed and shot dead Mahmuda Khanam Mitu near to her residence.