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Pirate killed in Pekua gunfight

 Pekua (Cox’s Bazar) Correspondent

 Published: 12:01 PM, 20 August 2019  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Top pirate was killed in a gunfight with RAB in Pekua, Cox’s Bazar. The incident took place in Magnama Shorotghona Beribadh of sea coastal area on Tuesday morning.  

The deceased was identified as Md Badshah, son of Abul Kashem of Chanua Tekpara of Bashkhali.   

“On information about the preparation of the robbery in Magnama, a drive was conducted. Sensing the presence of RAB, a group of pirates started firing. RAB also shot back in self-defense. The gun battle between the two sides was continued for some time. Later, Badshah’s body was recovered from the spot,” said duty officer SI Didarul Islam of Pekua Polices Station. 

“There were several cases including robbery against Badshah. The body is in the process of being sent to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital morgue,” he also said.