|Posted : 04 Jan, 2016 20:28:52
Robbers loot expat's house in Sunamganj
SYLHET, Jan 4: Robbers looted valuables from an expatriate’s house at Gandharbapur village under Jagannathpur Upazila of Sunamganj district on Monday.
Abdul Quader, sub-inspector (SI) of Jagannathpur thana, said a gang of masked robbers, numbering 10-12, entered the house of Saudi expatriate Jhunu Miah at the village.
Later, they took the house inmates hostage at gunpoint, looted Tk 55,000 cash, 11 tolas of gold and valuables worth Tk 1.0 million, and hurriedly fled from the spot.
Jhanu Miah’s brother Kanu Miah (45) and their mother Maleka Begum (70) received injuries as robbers attacked them, according to UNB. – DH