Awami League leader shot, wounded in Keraniganj
5 October 2015, Nirapad News: A local leader of Awami League was shot and wounded by some miscreants at Konakhola bazaar in South Keraniganj uapzila on Sunday night.
The victim was identified as Naresh Sarkar, secretary of the ward unit of Awami League.
Manirul Islam, officer-in-charge of South Keraniganj Police Station, said a group of armed miscreants opened fire at Naresh while he was sitting at Konakhola Bazar around 10:45, leaving him injured.
Later, he was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
Police suspected that Naresh has an enmity with some people over a land related dispute and the miscreants shot him over the issue, added the OC.