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Terrorist killed in Jessore `gunfight`

 Jessore Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 11:03 AM, 6 January 2018   Updated: 10:48 AM, 7 January 2018

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A terrorist was killed in a `gunfight` with Rapid Action Battilion (RAB) at Jhikargachha upazila in Jessore. The gunfight took place in Kashipur N`Hati Refugee Para on Saturday morning.

At that time, two constables of RAB were injured. Arms were recovered from the spot.

The deceased was identified as Liton Babu alias Pulsar Babu, 30, son of Khokon Hossain of Kashipur village of Jhikargachha upazila.

Major Zia, the commander of Jessore-6 camp, said on secret information that a group of armed men held a secret meeting at a house in Kashipur N`Hati Refugee para in Jhikargacha, a team of RAB caonductted a drive in the area.

Sensing presence of the law enforcers, the terrorists started firing on them from the house. In this, RAB members constable Hasan and Constable Mahbub were injured.

Later, RAB members also started firing. At this time a terrorist was shot and the rest fled. Later the police recovered the body of the bullet-hit and sent it to Jessore hospital morgue for autopsy.

A pistol, a magazine and a round bullet were recovered from the scene.

Jhikargachha Police Station Officer-in-Charge Abu Saleh Masud Karim said terrorist Palsar Babu is accused in half a dozen cases including murder with different police stations.