Monday 18 February 2019 ,
Monday 18 February 2019 ,
Latest News
  • 5 killed in Cumilla road accident, 10 injured
  • Death toll jumps to 9 in Ctg slum fire
  • People pay last tributes to poet Al Mahmud at Bangla Academy
  • PM welcomes ICC decision to probe atrocities on Rohingyas
  • Saad followers’ ijtema begins
  • PM reaches Abu Dhabi
21 February, 2018 00:00 00 AM
Print

‘Smuggler’ killed in ‘gunfight’

Our Correspondent, Benapole

A suspected smuggler was killed during a gunfight, between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members and smugglers, in Daulatpur Border area in Benapole on early morning yesterday. The deceased was identified as Ibrahim Hossain, 24, son of Yakub Hossain-a resident of Khoridanga village in Benapole. Being tipped off that smugglers were penetrating with huge smuggled goods, a BGB team conducted a drive at the Daulotpur border area, said Lt Col Tariqul Hakim, commanding officer, 21 BGB Battalion. The smugglers opened fire sensing BGB presence that prompted them to retaliate that left Ibrahim dead on the spot.

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
State minister for power Nasrul Hamid yesterday said everyone to have access to electricity by June. Do you think the feat achievable by the timeframe?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 55.5%
No 40.7%
No Comment 3.9%
Most Viewed
Digital Edition
Archive
SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat
0102
03040506070809
10111213141516
17181920212223
2425262728
More News stories
Stop losing your sleep over BNP constitution BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday suggested the ruling Awami League leaders not to lose their sleep over the BNP’s constitution and its leadership, and oil their own machines…

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting