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AL leader shot dead in Satkhira

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A local Awami League leader was shot dead by some miscreants at  Kashempur Hazampara in Satkhira district town on Monday.

A local Awami League leader was shot dead by some miscreants at  Kashempur Hazampara in Satkhira district town on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Nazrul Islam, 55, vice-president of Agardari union unit Awami League and son of Nesaruddin of Kuchpukur village in Sadar upazila.

Iltutmish, Superintendent of Satkhira Police, said a gang of miscreants appeared there riding a motorbike and fired gunshots targeting Nazrul while he was returning home from Kadamtala Bazar around 11:30am, leaving him dead on the spot.

The motive behind the killing could not be known immediately.

However, Palash, son of the victim, said his father might have been killed following  an enmity with former UP member Touhidul.

 

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