4 police members closed in Bogura

Four police members of Sariakandi Police Station were closed for taking Tk 6,000 from a man in the name of checking on Tuesday.

They are—Sub-inspector Jahangir Alam, assistant sub-inspector Amirul Islam, constable Khokon Chandra and constable Zahidul Islam.

Al Amin, officer-in-charge (OC) of Sariakandi Police Station, confirmed the news.

He said: “The four policemen intercepted Choita, 25, son of Mostafizur Rahman of Gansarpara village in Sariakandi Upazila and took Tk 6,000 from him after searching his body.”

Later, Choita lodged a complaint with the Sariakandi Police Station, he added.

They are now attached in district police lines, the OC said.