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Ex-cop killed in Magura

Published : Tuesday, 14 January, 2020 at 5:16 PM  Count : 371
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Ex-cop killed in Magura

Ex-cop killed in Magura

A retired police personnel was killed in an attack by rivals in Mohammadpur upazila of Magura on Monday night.

Deceased Abu Sayeed Molla, 53, was a resident of Balidia village in the upazila.

Local sources said Imrul Shikdar and his men equipped with lethal weapons attacked Sayeed in Balidia Madhyapara area around 8:00pm when he was returning home from a village fair at Baroria village.

Sayeed was rushed to Magura 250-bed Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.

The body was sent to the hospital morgue, said Mohammadpur Police Station officer in-charge Tarok Biswas.

Tensions between two groups escalated following the murder as two houses were torched at night and a number of houses were also looted.

Fire fighters put out the fire and additional police have been deployed in the area to avoid further violence, the OC added.


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