BSF shoots dead Bangladeshi youth in Jhenaidah

Published: November 08, 2019 15:21:30 | Updated: November 09, 2019 10:29:55

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A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead by Border Security Force of India at Shilgate in Moheshpur upazila of Jhenaidah early Friday.

The deceased was identified as Sumon, 25, son of Abdul Mannan of Shyamkur village in the area.

Lt Col Kamrul Ahsan, director, Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), Jhenidah-58, said Sumon was shot by BSF men near border pillar No 60/133-134  when he along with some others went to the border area to bring cattle.

BGB is trying to hold a flag meeting with BSF to bring the body home which is now custody of Pakhiura BSF, UNB reported quoting the official.

Earlier on November 3, another Bangladeshi youth was shot dead at Polianpur in the upazila.

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