Bangladeshi shot dead in South Africa

28th April, 2019 10:53:53 printer

A Bangladeshi expatriate was shot dead by the unidentified miscreants in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Abdur Rahman Simon, 20, son of Alomgir Hossain, an inhabitant of Sreepur village under Chatkhil upazila of Noakhali. Colleagues of Simon confirmed the death of him.

Simon’s relatives said he went to South Africa one and a half years ago for work. He used to work at his uncle’s shop located in Freedom Park area in Johannesburg city.

Last Monday, a group of miscreants shot at him as he tried to resist the malefactors from looting the shop. He was taken to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on Saturday.