Two suspected robbers have been beaten to death by angry mob at Murgiber Bazar under Shibpur upazila in Narsingdi on Tuesday night.
The deceased are Sohel, son of Aminul Islam of Kuliarchar area in Kishoreganj and the identity of the other could not be known immediately.According to local sources, a group of 10 to 15 robbers stormed in the houses of Borhan, Golzar and Kanchan at Murgiber village in Sristighar area of the upazila around 3:00am. The victims of the robbery made phone calls to neighbours and gathered locals to detain the robbers.
Later, the locals caught three of robbers and beat them up.
On Information, Shibpur Thana police rushed to the spot and found the two dead and another one named Manik critically injured.
Officer-in-charge Abul Kalam of Shibpur Police Station said, deceased Sohel was a member of inter-district robber gang. A total of five cases, including murder, women repression and robbery, were found against him, he added.