A leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League’s (BCL) Dhaka University unit was allegedly shot at by own pistol in front of Surja Sen Hall on the campus last night.
The leader is identified as Maskat Hossain, deputy secretary of training affairs of DU BCL unit.He is now undergoing treatment at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
Some students of the hall said that they heard of gunshot around 7:30pm and saw blood oozing out of the thigh of Maskat when he along with his friends was sitting in front of the hall.
There was a gun inside his pocket which probably went off accidently, they added.
Meanwhile, Abul Hassan, officer- in-charge (OC) of Shahbagh Police Station confirmed the incident of bullet injury of Maskat.