Mr. Ceasre Tavella, an Italian Citizen and Project Manager of a Netherlands based NGO ICCO co-operation, who was shot by miscreants at Gulshan 2, Road no-90 on 28 September 2015.
He was immediately taken to United Hospital by pedestrians. The Doctor of the hospital declared him dead. Just after the incidence police officials from Gulshan Police Station and later acting IGP, Police Commissioner of DMP and other high officials from Detective Branch inspected the place of occurance. A case no. 68 dated 28.09.2015 section 302/34 under penal code was filed in Gulshan police station.
USA based Militant observation website “SITE intelligence group” informed that IS took the responsibility of the killing. Intelligence group of Bangladesh Police did not find any claim from IS regarding this murder at website of IS.
In the mean time, the case has been transfered to Intelligence and Crime Information Department. A special committe headed by Deputy Police Commissioner of DB consisting 11 members has been formed for providing assistance. A committe headed by special SP of CID has also been formed by Police Headquarters to investigate the case.
It is expected that an investigation report will be available very soon and Police Department assured that the actual criminals will be brought to justice.
Following the incidence, the security of the Metropolitan as well as Baridhara Diplomatic Zone has been tightened. A good number of foot patrol, motor cycle patrol, car patrol and check post has been established in the capital.
Officers in charge of all police station have been directed to increase the surveillance to foreign organizations, accommodations, important hotels, clubs and international educational organizations. They also directed to keep contact to the foreigners. City SB also has been directed to accelerate their surveilance in civil dress.