Local UP chairman Ahsanul Kabir Ripon said, “Locals hearing the sound of several gunshots in front of Baralia Government Primary School polling station in Baralia village under Sadar upazila. Some people were shot during this time. After a while, the body of an unidentified youth was found in a nearby pond.”
Chandarganj Police Station OC AKM Abul Kalam Azad said, “The identity of the deceased was not immediately known. His body was recovered and sent to Lakshmipur Sadar Hospital.”
“The injured were rushed to Sadar Hospital. Police have been deployed on the spot. The situation is now under control,” he added.