Published: Friday, April 5, 2013

One shot, two picked up by BSF

Indian Border Security Force (BSF) yesterday shot a Bangladeshi trader on Sadipur border in Benapole, Jessore.
The victim was identified as Amirul Islam, 18, son of Akkas Ali of Bhoberber village under Benapole port police station, reports our Benapole correspondent.
26 BGB Benapole Checkpost Commander Shisir Kumar said, BSF members at Petrapole Camp shot him when he was returning with fruits.
Away in Sunamganj, BSF picked up two Bangladeshis from a border area yesterday morning. Their identities could not be known, reports our staff correspondent in Sylhet.
Commanding Officer of 8 BGB Battalion, Sunamganj Lt. Colonel Maksudul Haque said that the two were picked up by the BSF when they went to collect firewood from near the Meghalaya-Sunamganj border at Chandpur in the morning.