Indian nationals shoot Bangladeshi teen

Published: March 22, 2019 17:16:43 | Updated: March 24, 2019 14:03:13

A Bangladesh youth was shot dead by Indian nationals at Companiganj Upazila in Sylhet on Friday morning.

The deceased, 19-year-old Md Babul Mia, was the son of Muslim Uddin of Turung village of the upazila, reports UNB.

Locals said Babul went to a nut orchard in Domdoma border near Pillar No. 1260 when some Indians opened fire on him, killing him on the spot.

Later, locals and Border Guard Bangladesh troopers recovered the body.

Police sent the body to Osmani Medical College Hospital for autopsy, said Tajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Companiganj Police Station.

Two month ago, another Bangladeshi was killed by Indians in the bordering area, the OC said.


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