BARISHAL: Police arrested a college teacher here in a case filed over the death of a female master's student of Government BM College.
Police produced Pulin Chandra Sarker before the court Thursday (May 16) after arresting him in a drive carried out in Barguna Wednesday (May 15) night.
Pulin, 3, is a mathematics teacher at Barishal Model College.
Police and the victim's family said Mili was in a relationship with Pulin for long. Pulin started dilly-dallying as Mili was requesting him to marry her.
Pulin rented a residence in Nothullabad area of the town from where Mili was recovered dead on the morning of May 2.
Pulin went into hiding soon after the incident.
Barishal Airport Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) SM Mahbubul Alam told Banglanews that an Unnatural Death (UD) case was filed over the incident. Afterwards, the deceased's mother Parveen Begum, as a plaintiff, filed a murder case.
During primary interrogation, Pulin admitted his relationship with Mili.
He will be interrogated further to reveal detail about the death, said police.
BDST: 1556 HRS, MAY 16, 2019