A local Awami League leader was hacked to death by unidentified miscreants in Lama upazila of Bandarban on Tuesday night.
The incident took place at 11:00 pm at Hasanpara area in Sarai union of the upazila.The deceased was identified as Alamgir Shikder, 38, was a former chairman of Sarai union in Lama upazila.
Alamgir was returning home from his farm house at the same union around 10:30pm on his motorbike when unidentified persons hit on the back of his neck with sharp weapon leaving him dead on the spot, the OC said.
After the incident, locals seized two motorcycles of terrorists but could not catch anyone involved in the incident.
Confirming the news, Appela Raju Naha, officer-in-charge (OC) of Lama Police Station said the motive behind the killing could not be known yet.