‘Drug trader’ killed in Sirajganj ‘gunfight’


20th April, 2019 10:44:43 printer

‘Drug trader’ killed in Sirajganj ‘gunfight’

A suspected drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight with police at Ghoshgati village of Ullapara upazila in Sirajganj early Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Mostafa Kamal, 35.

Dewan Kowshik Ahmmed, officer-in-charge of Ullapara Police Station, said that on secret information, a team of police conducted the drive in the area around 4:00am.

Sensing presence of police, the drug traders opened fire on them, forcing them to fire back, triggering the gunfight, leaving the drug trader dead on the spot.

Police also recovered Phensidyl, Yaba and arrested four more drug traders from the spot.