Members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead a Bangladeshi national on Dhanyakhola border of Benapole in Jashore on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as Riazul, 32, son of Katu Morol, hailing from the area.Sarwar Hossain, Subedar of 49 Border Guard Battalion in Dhanyakhola BGB camp, confirmed the information to media.
“The patrolling BSF men from India’s Bashghata camp opened fire on Riazul while he was returning to Bangladesh with ‘drugs’, and left his body on the border of Bangladesh ” he said.
Later, villagers spotted the body of Riazul and informed the BGB.
On information, members of BGB rushed to the spot and recovered the body and sent it to Jashore General Hospital morgue for an autopsy, Sarwar said.