A man was killed in a robbery attack at Bholaganj under Companiganj of Sylhet on Thursday.
The deceased was Bablu Mian, 30, son of Abdul Hamid at Vabnarchar vilage in Nilphamari districtt.
According to local sources, Bablu was the manager of Boma machine (Stone lifting machine) owned by Sahabuddin of Uttarpara village in the district. Around 12.30 am he was returning home from his working place with his two friends-Zahirul and Nazim. When they reached Kalibari area, the robbers fired on them leaving Bablu dead on the spot the two injured. They also looted Tk20,000 and a mobile phone from them.
Companiganj police station Officer-in-Charge Bayes Alam said a team of police had been sent to the spot.
“We are trying to arrest the culprits,” he said