A Bangladeshi man was shot dead by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Biral border in Dinajpur.
The deceased was identified as Alam (40), son of Moshahaque Ali of Kamdevpur Eidgah More of Biral upazila.The incident took place at Dharmajain area of the upazila at 1:30 am on Sunday.
Alam was a member of a cattle smuggling team, Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) assumed.
Locals recovered the body of Alam after hearing gun shot.
Kazi Nahiduzzaman, Lieutenant Colonel of BGB (Dinajpur-2) confirmed the news.
He said, "Alam was killed in BSF firing. The place where he was killed was owned by India, but not the Indian side of wire fence. We have invited BSF to a flag meeting. BGB will protest against BSF firing.”
Mentionable, the dead body has been sent to Dinajpur M Abdur Rahim Medical Ciollege and Hospital morgue for autopsy report.