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Man accused in 14 cases killed in gunfight

 Narayanganj Correspondent

 Published: 09:26 AM, 16 July 2019   Updated: 12:45 PM, 16 July 2019



A man accused in 14 cases was killed in a gunfight with DB police on Dhaka-Narayanganj link road near microbus stand in Narayanganj early Tuesday. 

The deceased was identified as Biplob, son of Sultan Miah of Chandmari area in Fatullah of Narayanganj Sadar Upazila. He was an accused in 14 narcotics cases and a listed drug trader. 

Kamrul, SI of DB police, said police conducted a drive to arrest Biplob near microbus stand on link road around 2:30 am. 

Sensing presence of the law enforcers, criminals opened fire on them, forcing them to fire back that triggered a gunfight, he said. Later, police recovered Biplob’s body from the spot. 

SI Osman, ASI Sohel and two constables also received injuries during the gunfight and they took primary treatment. 

One shooter gun was recovered from the spot.