AL leader found hanging in Khagrachhari
Published: 10:52 AM, 2 November 2019 Updated: 11:00 AM, 2 November 2019
It has been alleged that miscreants have killed and hanged the body of an Awami League leader at Dighinala in Khagrachhari. His body was recovered from the remote Renkarjo area of Merung UP of Dighinala at 10 pm on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Shakil Hossain, son of Siraj Mia of Shahid Jabbarpara area of Merung UP of Dighinala. He was the president of Ward- 09 Awami League of Merung UP.
Merung UP Awami League General Secretary Rahul Kabir Ratan and Chairman the UP confirmed the murder.
He said Awami League leader Shakil Hossain went out for personal work on Friday evening. At around 10pm, pedestrians found Shakil Hossain hanging on a mango tree and reported it to the police. However, it could not be known why the killing took place.
Confirming the incident, Diginala Police Station Officer-in-Charge Uttam Kumar Dev said the body was recovered and sent to Khagrachhari Modern District Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy.