Sunday, February 8, 2015
'Shibir man' killed in 'crossfire'
By Bangladesh Media; A youth was killed in a “shootout” with police in Nesarabad upazila of Pirojpur early yesterday, taking the death toll to 20 in such incidents since the BNP-led alliance declared nationwide blockade on January 5.
When the team reached Nesarabad bus terminal area around 2:30am, accomplices of Bachchu opened fire on police. The law enforcers also returned fire, triggering a “gunfight” with Bachchu's men. Bachchu was hit by bullets and died on the spot, the police official said.Some locals said Bachchu, son of Abdul Jabbar of Auriya village in the upazila, lived with his family in Savar, on the outskirts of the capital. He came to his village on Friday morning.