Dhaka- Muggers looted Tk 11 lakh shooting a young man at his leg in the city’s Badda on Wednesday.Sources at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) said Shahriar Sikder Shahin, 26, hailed from Patuakhali came toDhaka to visit his one of relative’s house at East Badda.
He, along with his uncle-in-claw Mostafizur Rahman and three others were going to the house of Hazi Jahiruddin near Bepari Tower of Maddya Badda by walking carrying Tk 11,10,000 in the afternoon. They were going to the house of Hazi Jahiruddin to register a land on commissioned.
When they reached near the destination at around 5:00 pm, muggers numbering 3-4 suddenly appeared there and intercepted them, said uncle-in-law of Shahin Mostafizur Rahman.
At one stage, the gangsters shot at one of leg of Shahin and fled the scene taking away the money, Mostafiz added.
He was first taken to a local hospital from where shifted to DMCh at around 7:00 pm.
Contacted, officer-in-charge of Badda poice station MA Jalil said the police were trying to arrest the culprits.