'Terrorist' group member killed in 'gunfight'

‘Terrorist’ group member killed in ‘gunfight’


An alleged member of a terrorist group was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with his rivals at Honak in Maheshkhali upazila on Monday morning.
The deceased was identified as Mojammel Haque, 40, a resident of Kalarmarchhora village of the upazila.Officer-in-charge of Maheshkhali Police Station Saiqul Islam Bhuiyan said two local terrorists groups had long been at loggerheads over grabbing a shrimp enclosure in the area.As a sequel to the enmity, members of one of the groups opened fire at the members of the other group, forcing them to fire back, triggering a gunfight at about 6.00am, leaving Mojammel dead on the spot.Informed, police recovered the body and sent it to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy. -UNB, Cox’s Bazar


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