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Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF along Thakurgaon border

Amirul : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-01-22 4:45:23 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-01-23 9:35:41 AM

Thakurgaon Correspondent: A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead allegedly by the members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along the border in Haripur upazila on Tuesday.

The deceased was identified as Jenarul, son of Abdul Toaf of the upazila.

BSF members of Maldakh camp opened fire on Jenarul and some cattle traders when they gathered near border pillar no 354/1, leaving Jenarul dead on the spot, said Amirujjaman, officer-in-charge (OC) of Haripur Police Station.

Other cattle traders managed to flee the scene, the OC added.

The BSF members of Maldakh camp confirmed that the body of Jenarul will be returned, said Enamul Haq, commanding officer of Karigaon Company of BGB-42.

risingbd/Dhaka/Jan 22, 2019/Tanvir Hasan Tanu/AI