Kapil Barai, a student, was killed in the capital's Baridhara nine days back by one of his familiar man to extort money from his family, said police, quoting the “killer.”
Police arrested the prime accused, Nazmul Haq, in Sylhet on Wednesday. Nazmul admitted to police that after kidnapping Kapil, he confined him to an under-construction building on road no-3 at Baridhara's J-Block in the capital.
He hit Kapil with a hammer on his head and beat him to death, according to Dhaka Metropolitan Police news portal. A third-year computer science student of Daffodil International Academy in Dhanmondi, Kapil, 21, was found dead on December 20, three days after he went missing.
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