KUSHTIA: The second namaz-e-janaza of Abrar Fahad, student of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) who was earlier beaten to death at his university dorm, was held in Kushtia.
The second janaza of Fahad was held at Al-Hera Jame Mosque on PTI Road in Kushtia at 6:30 am on Tuesday (October 8). The third janaza of Fahad was scheduled to be held at 10am.
Earlier, the body of Abrar Fahad was taken to Raidanga village of Kaya union in Kushtia from Dhaka.
The first namaz-e-janaza of Fahad was held in front of the central mosque of BUET on Monday (October 7) around 9:45pm. At 9:30 pm, the body of Fahad was brought to the mosque.
He will be buried at the Raidanga Graveyard of Kaya Union in Kumarkhali upazila at 10:00 am on Tuesday, said Fahad’s younger brother Abrar Faiyaz.
Abrar Fahad, a second year student of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of BUET was allegedly beaten to death at his dorm Sher-e-Bangla Hall early Monday.
The body of Fahad was found lying between the first and second floors of Sher-e Bangla Hall.
Later, nine leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), including its BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology) unit general secretary, were detained over the murder of fellow student Abrar Fahad, police said.
BDST: 1048 HRS, OCT 8, 2019