Youth killed in BSF firing at Thakurgaon border


BSF firing in Baliadangi upazila of Thakurgaon. A youth named Raju Mia (28) was killed.

It is said that the deceased Raju is the son of Habibar Ali of Gariyali village of Bara Palashbari union of Baliadangi upazila.

Baliadangi Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Firoz Kabir said that Raju was shot while trying to smuggle cows at pillar number 376/5S of Nagarvita border of Thakurgaon 50 BGB around 1 am on Thursday. He was killed on the spot. His body is with BSF.

Thakurgaon 50 BGB captain Lt. Col. Tanzir Ahmad said, we have heard the incident. But I could not be sure whether he is Bangladeshi or Indian. I have called the BSF for the flag meeting. The matter can be confirmed after the meeting.

Tanveer Hasan Tanu/ZH/GKS