Serial killer of Hindu Women Kamruzzaman Sarkar arrested in East Burdwan
A 42-year-old serial killer of Hindu women in East Burdwan's Kalna was arrested in the afternoon of 2nd of June, Sunday. Accused Kamruzzaman Sarkar of Murshidabad has been targeting Hindu women since 2013. Describing him as a cool-headed killer, police said he is accused of killing five such women since January last year and is also wanted in six cases of attempting to murder lonely women aged above 40. Kamruzzaman was produced in Kalna court on 3rd June, Monday and remanded in police custody for 14 days.During interrogation, Kamruzzaman told police that he started his crime spree in 2013 at East Burdwan's Dhatrigram. Police also recovered one chain, a rod and some ornaments from him. Since 2013, he has killed at least 8 Hindu women by strangulating them with iron chain. To make sure his victims are dead, Kamruzzaman would always smash the heads of his victims with iron rods. After that, he would insert the blood soaked rod into the vagina of his dead victims. Although another 6 women have been survived his murder attempt and are still fighting for their lives in various hospitals.East Burdwan SP Bhaskar Mukherjee said, ''Initially, the killer used to strangulate his victims. Later, he started using blunt weapons to hit them on the head. He would also insert an iron rod into his victims' private parts before fleeing''.