Man killed in Narayanganj gunfight

United News of BangladeshBangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Narayanganj | Published: 10:18, Jul 16,2019 | Updated: 00:49, Jul 17,2019


A man was killed in a gunfight with District’s Detective Branch of Police in Chadmari area under Sadar upazila of district early hours on Tuesday.

The deceased was identified as Biplob, a resident of Chadmari area under Narayanganj sadar upazila. He was accused in 14 drug cases filed with sadar police station, police said.

A DB unit police raided the area around 2:30am. Sensing their presence, drug peddlers opened fire on them, forcing them to fire back that triggered a gunfight, SI Kamrul Islam said.

Later, police recovered Biplob’s body from the spot and sent to Narayanganj General Hospital for autopsy.

Two policemen also received injuries during the gunfight. Police recovered a gun from the spot, he added.

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