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Ansar member killed in Jessore

  • Published at 06:57 pm November 30th, 2019
Map of Jessore district

The deceased is Hossain Ali Tarafdar, 55

A member of Bangladesh Ansar has been killed in Hashimpur Bazar area of Sadar upazila in Jessore.

The deceased is Hossain Ali Tarafdar, 55.

According to locals, Hossain was standing in front of a tea stall when some miscreants fired gunshots at him, on Saturday. 

Hossain died on the spot. His body had two bullet wounds - one in the head, and another on the left side of the chest.

Jessore Superintendent of Police (SP) Mainul Haque said: "The killers were waiting for Hossain in Hashimpur Bazar, and fled the scene quickly after shooting him. 

SP Mainul suggested that past rivalry could be motive behind the murder.

Sister of the deceased, Sharifa Begum said, Hossain was living in Dhaka's Mirpur area, and had come to visit his hometown.