3 Titas staff attacked for cutting illegal gas connection at Gazipur plant
At least three members of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Limited were injured when assailants attacked them as they disconnected the illegal gas connection of a garment factory in Kaliakoir of Gazipur.
The injured officials are – Atiur Chowdhury, Assistant Engineer of Titas Chandra Region, Assistant Assistant Engineer Sabinur Rahman and Director Mustafa Mahabub.
They were treated at a local hospital, said Shahzada Faraji, Deputy General Manager (Marketing) of the Gazipur office.
Preparations are underway to file a complaint at the Kaliakoir police station in this regard, he added.
According to the police, Aymon Textile Limited, located in the Palli Vidyut area of Gazipur, Kaliakoir Upazila, ran a factory with an illegal gas connection.
Informed, the authorities of the regional office of Titas Gas went to disconnect the illegal connection on Sunday noon. Suddenly, 20-30 men from the factory attacked the Titas officials and beat them mercilessly.
Later, they managed to disconnect the illegal connection with the help of Kaliakoir police and came back from the place.
Legal action will be taken if a written complaint is received in this regard, said Akbar Ali Khan, officer in charge of Kaliakoir police station.