Sylhet : A local Awami League (AL) leader was hacked by unidentified miscreants in Zakiganj upazila early Thursday.
The injured was identified as Abdul Malek, former General Secretary of Zakiganj union AL. He is the son of Moshaher Ali of Uttar Bakharsal village.
Local source said, some unidentified miscreants entered Malek’s house cutting the wooden fence at around 2am. They, later, hacked Malek indiscriminately with lethal weapons, leaving him seriously injured.
Hearing victim’s cry for help, family members and relatives rushed in and rescued him. He was sent to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical Collage Hospital.
Officer-in-Charge of Zakignaj Police Station Safiqur Rahman said, police hunt is on to nab the miscreants.