BNP leader killed in Savar ‘gunfight’
Staff Correspondent: A member of BNP’ youth wing named Jatiyatabadi Jubo Dal was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Birulia village in Savarupazilaon the outside of the capital early Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Shah-Alam Nayan, 44, organising secretary of Savar municipality unit of Jubo Dal.
Mahabubur Rahman, Senior Assistant Superintendent of Police of Savar Model Police Statton informed that two sub-inspectors of the police station arrested Nayan from his locality of Mohammadpur in the capital on Friday night.
Later, the police team went to Birulia with Nayan to rescue arms early hours on Saturday.
When they went near Krishibid Nursery, the co-operators of Nayan stooped on the law enforcers and opened fire on them.
On the contrary, police also opened fire on the miscreants when Nayan received bullet injuries critically.
Later, he was rushed to Savar Upazila Health Complex where a doctor declared him dead.
A case was filed with Savar Model Police Station in connection with the incident.
The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for autopsy, reports unb.
Nayan was wanted in 14 cases filed with the police station including for arson attacks on public transports, carrying out subversive activities, murder and abduction.