Youth killed by mob following bomb blast
A young man was killed by mob beating after he exploded bombs at the central bus terminal in Jashore district town on Tuesday night.
Two young men also received injuries in the bomb attack, said Kotwali Police Station officer in-charge Apurba Hasan.
The deceased was identified as Sunny Hossain, 30, a resident of Shankarpur area in the district town while the bomb injured are Hridoy Hasan Nayan, 30, of Shankarpur, and Ananda Kumar, 30.
Quoting locals, the OC said Nayan, Ananda and some of their friends were gossiping in front of the bus terminal mosque around 7:30pm.
Sunny and his associates came there by a motorcycle and detonated bomb, leaving Nayan and Ananda injured.
Soon after the incident, locals chased the attackers and caught Sunny red handed while others managed to flee.
The mob gave Sunny a good trashing, leaving him seriously injured.
Being informed, police rushed to the spot and rescued the injured. Sunny was taken to Jashore General Hospital where he died, OC Apurba said.
Meanwhile, Nayan was referred to Dhaka following deterioration of his condition, the OC added.