With severe injuries, Sub-inspector Bikash Chandra Dey was admitted to Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka
A man who has been wanted in a case hacked a police official with a sharp blade while the official was trying to arrest him.
The incident took place at Narayanpasha villag in Moulvibazar sadar upazila on Saturday around 2am.
The accused, Jalal Miah, a resident of Narayanpasha village, was arrested by other policemen, Moulvibazar police told the Local Reporter.
With severe injuries, Sub-inspector Bikash Chandra Dey was rushed to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital.
However, as his condition deteriorated, he was transferred to the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Dhaka and then to Combined Military Hospital, said Mohammed Shah Jalal, superintendent of police in Moulvibazar.