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Swechchhasebak League leader shot dead in Lakshmipur

  • Published at 11:37 pm September 28th, 2019
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The miscreants fled the scene quickly after shooting Milon

A Swechchhasebak League leader has been gunned down by miscreants in Lakshmipur district.

The incident occurred at Hazipara union around 9pm on Saturday.

The deceased is Khorshed Alam Milon, the convener of Lakshmipur Swechchhasebak League.

Confirming the matter, Dattapara police outpost Inspector Makhon Lal said: "Riding on motorbikes, some miscreants opened fire at Milon when he was having refreshments with his party members at Aaoladatpur village."

Milon died on the spot, and the miscreants fled the scene quickly after shooting him, Inspector Makhon said.

He added: "Upon receiving information, police rushed to the scene, recovered his body, and sent it to Lakshmipur Sadar Hospital's morgue for autopsy."

Police are yet to identify the reason, and the people responsible, for the murder.