বুধবার, ২১ এপ্রিল ২০২১, ০৪:৪৮ অপরাহ্ন
Tongi is captured by the snatchers after evening. The hijackers took up positions in different parts of the city from evening. Later, as the night progressed, they snatched the belongings of the common people as well as the lives of the people. Public life is unbearable due to the oppression of the snatchers. If the administration does not take significant action, it will continue to increase, said the concerned people.
It is learned that Tongi industrial city is now in the hands of looters. As the evening draws to a close, their activities really begin. A gang hired outsider snatchers and used them in snatching in Tongi. A young man named Zahidul Islam Zahid was stabbed to death in front of Cherag Ali Kaderia Textiles Mills under Tongi West Police Station on Monday night. Besides, the robbers looted the belongings of an official of a pharmaceutical company in Tongi New Market area. Thus, there have been incidents of snatching in some areas every night.
Among the several hijacking spots in Tongi East and West police station area are on the north side of Abdullapur Bridge, Bata Gate, New Bazar Rail Gate, Ward No. 47 Hawker Junction, Amtali, Nimtali, Teesta Gate, Boubazar Rail Gate, Banamala Rail Gate, Tongi Safiuddin Road, R. Looting is taking place at 20-25 important places including Bandar, Gazipura Bashpatri, Madhumita Railway, Pratasha Math, Tongi Railway Junction. Many do not go to the police station for police trouble.
In this regard, Shaheen, a trader from Tongi Bazar area, said that the robbers are snatching the belongings of the passengers by blocking the way of cars or rickshaws every morning when they cross the Abdullapur Bridge.
When contacted by Tongi West Police Station OC Shah Alam, he said that several people, including Bukkata Babu, a snatcher from Shataish Dharpara area, have been arrested recently. Police operations to prevent looting continue.