Pathormoni Chakma was shot dead in front of his house around 8:45pm, police say
Unidentified assailants gunned down a village head in Jurachhari upazila of Rangamati on Sunday night.
The deceased, Pathormoni Chakma, 63, was the village head (Karbari) of No 1 Lulangchhari area of the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Jurachhari police Md Shafiul Alam confirmed the matter to Dhaka Tribune. He said that Pathormoni was shot dead in front of his house around 8:45pm.
On April 10 last year, unidentified assailants gunned down Hemanta Chakma, 27, a UP member in Jurachhari upazila.
In November, two people were killed in a reported act of gang violence in Kaptai upazila.
Another UP member was shot dead inside a government office in Baghaichhari upazila of the district.