Young journo found dead in Jamalpur

24 May, 2019 12:00 AM printer

SHERPUR: A young journalist who set out from the capital for his village home in Sherpur on Tuesday was found dead by the rail tracks in Sadar upazila of Jamalpur district on Wednesday, reports UNB.

Government Railway Police (GRP) recovered the body of Ibn Reza Fagun, 20, son of Kakon Reza, former general secretary of Sherpur Press Club.

Fagun left online news portal in April as a sub-editor for joining another news portal, said family members.

They said Fagun boarded a Sherpur-bound bus at Mohakhali in the capital on Tuesday evening. He talked to his father around 8pm but later his phone was found switched off.

On Wednesday noon, his body was found by the rail tracks at Nandina Ranagachha Madhyapara in Sadar upazila of Jamalpur.