Two daring dacities were committed in the village Piljanga under Fakirhat Upazila in the district on the night of Monday, according to a delayed report received here.At first a gang of armed dacoits, 7/8 in number, raided the house of one Jonab Ali Hawladar of Sadhurbattala area of the village at dead of night and entered it very tactfully.
Then they made the housewife and her children hostage at arms point, looted cash Taka one Lakh, gold ornaments weighing 3 Tolas and other valuables worth about Tk.3 lakh and fled away.
Then the dacoits raided the adjacent house of Kamal Uddin Bhuiya, a businessman, entered the house after breaking open the grills of the window and made the inmates of the house at arms point and decamped with cash Taka 12.5 thousand, gold ornament weighing 3 Tolas and other valuables worth Tk.3 lakh.
In this connection 2 separate cases were lodged with Fakirhat PS.
It is mentionable here that on the night March 17 a during dacoity was committed in the house of teacher Dhali Maksud Ali of the same village and the dacoits looted cash and other valuables worth Tk.5 lakha. On the other hand, the members of senseless parties are also very active in the various places of the Upazila.Bagerhat Correspondent