Narsingdi UP chairman shot dead
3 May 2018, Nirapad News: A union parishad chairman was gunned down by unidentified people at Arkanda village in Raipura upazila of Narsingdi on Thursday afternoon.
The deceased is Md Sirajul Haque, 70, chairman of Banshbari union parishad in the upazila, reports UNB.
Delwar Hossain, officer-in-charge of Raipura police station, said a group of miscreants swooped on Sirajul and opened fire on him around 1:30pm while he was returning from the upazila headquarters riding his bicycle, leaving him critically injured.
The UP chairman was taken to the district hospital where doctors declared him dead around 3:15pm, he said.