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Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF along Lalmonirhat border

  • Published at 06:45 pm July 7th, 2019
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BGB has sent a letter to BSF for holding a flag meeting in this regard

A Bangladeshi national has been shot dead by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at Burimari border in  Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat.

The deceased was identified as Arshadul Haque, 30, son of Ehsanul Haque of Islampur village of the upazila. reports UNB.

Commanding officer of Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) Rangpur-61 battalion, Lt Col Shariful Islam said, when Arshadul went to 840/3 sub pillar of the border to bring cattle on Sunday, a BSF patrol team opened fire at him, leaving him dead.

BGB has sent a letter to BSF for holding a flag meeting in this regard, he added.