Update February 25, 2015

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Bangladesh National dies in Satkhira, Tortured by Indian BSF

Sumel Sarker

BSF

BSF tortured a BD nationalist

Satkhira, 25 February 2015,Nirapad News: A Bangladeshi cattle trader who was tortured by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) here on February 13 died at a Khulna hospital on Wednesday.

Sheikh Jakir Hossain, 30, son of Sheikh Nasir Hossain of Labsa village in Sadar upazila of Satkhira, succumbed to his injuries at Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) around 10 am.

Kazi Monirul Islam, member of Labsa union parishad, confirmed the death of Jakir.

Family sources said the BSF members from Ghozadanga camp picked up Jakir while returning home with cattle through the Laxmidari border on the night of February 13.

Later, the BSF men took him to their camp where they tortured him mercilessly and left him in the Laxmidari area.

Locals found his body smashed and right hand and leg broken when they rescued him from the bordering area.

He was first admitted to sadar hospital and then shifted to the KMCH following deterioration of his condition.

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