Natore’s Baraigram Upazila Secondary Education Officer Abdur Rauf has been accused of threatening to cut his hand, destroying office files and assaulting him. It is alleged that local terrorist Rubel Ali and his forces committed this incident in the office room of the education officer inside the Upazila Parishad on Thursday afternoon.
Upazila secondary education officer Abdur Rauf said, “In the afternoon some terrorists including terrorist Rubel Ali entered my room. First of all they told me that the hand will be amputated on the order of MP Saheb. By saying that, they threw the office papers from the table. Later they took out some files from my drawer. When I stopped them, Rubel physically assaulted me. Later they went out with the office papers. After that I informed my superior officers.’
This official also said that he is suffering from insecurity since the incident.
In this regard, Baraigram Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Abu Rasel said, ‘I got to know on the mobile phone that some terrorists entered the education officer’s room and attacked. As soon as I came to know the matter, I informed my superiors and visited the office of the education officer at the Upazila Parishad.
UNO commented that entering the Upazila Parishad premises and hitting a government official means hitting him. He said, ‘Council premises are covered by CCTV cameras. After seeing the footage, all the criminals will be identified and legal action will be taken.