MNA Editorial Desk: Police on Wednesday said Jatiya Party (JaPa) central vice president and former Gaibandha MP Abdul Quader Khan is the mastermind of murdering of the Awami League parliamentarian Manjurul Islam Liton.
“We have already arrested the mastermind and three of the killers – Mehedi, Shahin and Abdul Hannan,” said Rangpur police DIG Khandakar Golam Farukh at a press conference in the district.
Earlier on Tuesday, detectives arrested Abdul Quader Khan from his Bogra residence over killing of the Awami League Gaibandha-1 constituency MP Manjurul Islam Liton. Kader would be produced before a court on Wednesday.
Liton was shot at his village home in Sundarganj’s Masterpara in the afternoon of December 31 last year. He died at a hospital after several hours.