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2 Awami League leaders gunned down in Bandarban, Satkhira

Dhaka, July 22 (BAN/ AD): Police are investigating 2 incidents in which two Awami league leaders were shot down. The incidents happened in in Bandarban and Satkhira. In Bandarban, assailants shot on Roangchhari Upazila Tarachha union Awami League President Mong Paru Thoyai at Rulaing area on Monday afternoon.

He was taken to Bandarban Sader Hospital where on-duty doctor declared him dead. The assailants fled the scene immediately said Roangchhari Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Shariful Islam.

The other incident in Satkhira, Sadar Upazila Agardari union Awami League Vice-President Nazrul Islam, 48, died on spot when miscreants sprayed bullets on him at Kashempur Stone Bricks area on Monday morning, when he was returning home on his motorcycle from a nearby market.

Satkhira Sadar Police Station OC Mostafizur Rahman said when police reached spot they found Nazrul dead.

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