AL leader shot dead in Savar

Staff Correspondent
15 September 2019, Sun
Published: 09:05

AL leader shot dead in Savar

Locals said the media that a man (Abdul Majid, 35) was killed in a “gunfight”, Majid’s associate 'Swapan', 24, was rescued from the spot with bullet wounds and has been admitted to a local hospital, and the incident took place at the Kotbari Moholla in the municipality on Saturday night around 11 pm. 

Savar Model Police Station OC AFM Sayed said that Abdul Majid, (35) public affairs secretary of Savar municipality unit of AL, and son of Abdul Khalek.

Maleka (Majid's sister) said that Majid was heading home from his office in Kotbari Moholla with Swapan around 11 pm when they came under attack, Majid was shot in the head and Swapan in his leg, and Locals take them to Savar Enam Medical College Hospital there the on-duty doctor declared Majid dead. 

OC AFM Sayed told the media Majid's followers have vandalized the house of Mikail Molla, a former member of Savar Sadar Union Parishad, for his alleged involvement in the murder, and attempts are being made to uncover the cause of the murder and arrest the criminals.