Detective Branch (DB) has arrested Abdur Razzak, 40, a UP member candidate on charges of cheating in the identity of an army captain. Abdur Razzak admitted to cheating during the preliminary interrogation.
Gaibandha Superintendent of Police Touhidul Islam told a news conference that Razzaq had a love affair with the girl on Facebook in the guise of Captain Sagar. Razzak also gave a fake appointment letter with around four lakh rupees saying that he would give a job in the army to the girl’s brother. The victim lodged a complaint in this regard. Police arrested him later in the morning during the election campaign.
The fraudster Razzak is the son of Khairul Islam of Gobindpur village in Dhaper Hat union of Sadulapur Upazila. In the sixth phase of the UP election, he is running for the post of member in ward 4 of Dhaperhat Union Parishad with the ‘ceiling fan’ symbol.