• Thursday, Sep 19, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:29 pm

Police source shot dead in Gaibandha

  • Published at 10:55 am May 26th, 2019
Representational photo Bigstock

The deceased was shot on his chest

Miscreants have killed a police source in Gaibandha.

The incident occurred around 12:30am on Sunday in the district's Sadullapur upazila.

The deceased is Buda Mia, 50, son of Kafil Uddin of Jamalpur village and a local businessman.

Confirming the matter to Dhaka Tribune, Sadullapur police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) (Investigation) Mostafizar Rahman said: "Buda was closing his shop when some miscreants opened fire at him. The miscreants shot him in his chest. Locals responded to a wounded Buda crying for his life.

"He died on his was way to Rangpur Medical College Hospital."

"The body has been sent to Gaibandha Sadar Modern Hospital for autopsy. We are trying to arrest the ones responsible. Necessary steps will be taken upon further investigation," the OC added.