Youth tortured to death by BSF in Thakurgaon border

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 13:18, Sep 25,2017


A Bangladeshi young man was tortured to death by members of Indian Border Security Force in Dabri border area of Haripur upazila in Thakurgaon early Monday.

The victim was identified as Abdur Razzak, 22, son of Abdus Sobhan, a resident of Sarkerbosti at Baliadangi in Thakurgaon.

Nayeb subedar Md Shaheed, company commander of Border Guard Bangladesh in Dabri border, said a patrol team of BSF detained Razzak when he trespassed on Indian border adjacent to demarcation sub-pillar number two and main pillar number 367 of the frontier point early morning.

Later, they tortured Razzak, leaving him critically injured.

He was admitted to Kishanganj Hospital of Dinajpur district in Uttar India where he succumbed to his injuries.

BGB held a flag meeting with BSF in this regard, added the BGB official.

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