Swechasebak League leader hacked dead in Gauripur
Published: 12:14 PM, 18 October 2020 Updated: 12:24 PM, 18 October 2020
Masudur Rahman Shuvro
A local Awami League leader was hacked to death by miscreants in Gauripur upazila of in Mymensingh at around 10pm on Saturday.
The deceased identified as Masudur Rahman Shuvro, general secretary of Upazila Swechasebak League.
According to locals, Masudur Rahman Shuvro was having tea with his associates at a tea shop in Pan Mahal area of Upazila Sadar. At that time a group of 8-10 miscreants came with two CNGs and attacked him.
The miscreants hacked Shuvro at random and leaving him seriously injured. Doctors declared him dead when he was taken to Mymensingh Medical College in a critical state.
Mymensingh Medical Emergency Medical Officer Ashesh Kumar Roy said he was brought to the emergency room in critical condition. When he was sent to the ward, the duty doctor declared him dead. Two of his injured associates have been admitted to Mymensingh Medical College.
Meanwhile, activists and relatives allege that he was killed under the leadership of BNP leader Riyad with the help of party opponents as he declared his candidature in the Gauripur municipality election.
Additional SP Saker Hossain Siddiqui said that an operation is underway to arrest the killers. Additional police have been deployed in Gauripur.