AL leader shot dead in Bandarban

Dhaka, Sunday   29 March 2020

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AL leader shot dead in Bandarban

 Bandarban Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:20 PM, 22 February 2020  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

An Awami League leader was shot dead and five others were injured by miscreants at Jamchari Mukpara area of ​​Sadar Upazila in Bandarban this evening.

The deceased was identified as Bachnu Marma, who was president of ward no 7 of Sadar Upazila. The injured were Mankya Ching, Kyu Pru Mong, Adasay, La Mong Singh and former member Wu Cha Thoya, all are from the same area.

Chairman of Rajbilla UP of Sadar Upazila, Kay Aung Prue confirmed the matter.

Police and locals said they the dead and injured were chatting in a tea stall. At that time an arm groups came and fired at them and fled. Awami League leader Bachnu Marma died on the spot.

Meanwhile, the injured were rushed to Bandarban Sadar Hospital. One of them is in critical condition.

Bandarban Sadar Police Station Officer-in-Charge Shahidul Islam said the body had been recovered. The matter is being investigated.

DailyBangladesh/SA