Police have arrested three more youths on Wednesday night from city’s uttara and Gazipur’s Tongi areas in connection with the murder of Uttara schoolboy Adnan Kabir.
The three arrestees are Razin Mohammad Hridoy, 20, Shakil Sarkar, 19 and Fakhrul Islam Srabon, 18.
Inspector of Uttara west police station Shah Alam confirmed the matter. A total of 19 people have been arrested in the murder case.
The three were arrested on the information of former arrestees and vedio footage, he said.
The three arrestees have confessed their involvement in the murder, Shah Alam said.
On January 6, some youths hacked Adnan at sector number 13 and Road number 17 of Uttara area.Later Adnan was sent to hospital where doctor declared him dead.
On the same day, Adnan’s father Kabir Hossain filed a case with Uttara west police station.