Rohingya men kill Teknaf Jubo League leader

Sun Online Desk

23rd August, 2019 09:05:58 printer

Rohingya men kill Teknaf Jubo League leader

A local Jubo League leader was allegedly shot to dead by a group of terrorists from Rohingya community in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Omar Faruk, 30, president of no 9 ward unit Jubo League and son of Abdul Monaf.

Pradip Kumar Das, officer-in-charge of Teknaf Police Station, said local people spotted the body and informed the matter to police around 11:00 pm.

Later, police recovered the body and sent it to a local hospital morgue for an autopsy.

Osman Goni, elder brother of the Faruk, alleged that a group of Rohingya criminals picked Faruk up from in front of his residence and took him to a nearby hill.

The motive behind the killing could not be known immediately. Police are investigating into incident, said the OC.