A Union Parishad chairman has been shot dead by miscreants at his Khulna residence early Friday.
Deceased Nahid Molla, 50, was the chairman of Narail’s Hamidpur Union Parishad.
Dighalia police station Officer-in-Charge Habibur Rahman said miscreants fired gunshots at Nahid while he was asleep at his home around 5am.
The critically injured chairman was taken to Khulna Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
The body has been kept at the hospital morgue, said the OC.