Army man killed in Rangamati terror attack
Published : Sunday, 18 August, 2019 at 10:50 PM Count : 282
An army member was killed in a gun attack by terrorists in Rajasthali upazila of Rangamati district on Sunday morning.
The victim was identified as Nasim, 19, a sepoy, said an ISPR release, UNB reports.
It said terrorists opened fire on a patrol team of Bangladesh Army at Poaitukhum, some four kilometers off Rajasthali Army Camp of Rangamati Region, around 10.00am, leaving Nasim injured.
He was airlifted to the Combined Military Hospital in Chattogram where he died while undergoing treatment, the release said, adding that the patrol was strengthened in the area and the security measures remained under the army’s control.