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Robber killed in 'gunfight'

The chief of a robber gang active in the Sundarbans was killed in a “gunfight” with police in the district's Koyra upazila on Thursday night.         Deceased Moktarul Dhali alias Mokter, 32, was the leader of a robber gang named after him. He was son of Moti Dhali of Bhutuswari Char in the upazila. Moktarul was accused in five cases, including four for murder, in Koyra and Dakop police stations, said Subir Dutta, officer-in-charge of Koyra Police Station. Subir said acting...

‘Criminal’ killed in city ‘gunfight’ with cops

‘Criminal’ killed in city ‘gunfight’ with cops

An alleged criminal was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Hatirjheel in the capital early today. The identity of the deceased could not be ascertained immediately. Police recovered a pistol loaded with three bullets and a motorcycle from the spot and also found Tk 47,500 from his possession. A team of Detective Branch of police...

'Heavy fighting' in Ukraine rebel stronghold of Donetsk

'Heavy fighting' in Ukraine rebel stronghold of Donetsk

Heavy fighting has erupted in a suburb of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, local officials say. There are reports of civilian casualties as government forces battle to retake the city from pro-Russia separatists, the city council said. Reports say powerful blasts and shooting were heard in the city. Ukrainian government forces have made...

‘Criminal’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Bagerhat cops

‘Criminal’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Bagerhat cops

An alleged criminal was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in the east Sundarbans under Sharankhola range of Bagerhat early today. Deceased Namir Talukdar, 38, was son of late Sultan Talukdar of Arjunbahar village in Bagerhat Sadar upazila, reports our district correspondent. Namir was accused in eight cases filed with different police stations of Khulna...

Gunfight in Ctg kills 1

A man was shot dead and two others sustained bullet injuries in a gunfight between the activists of PCJSS and UPDF at Chaillachhari under Fatikchhari upazila of Chittagong yesterday. The identity of the deceased could not be confirmed immediately. The injured are Ananda Chakma, 21, son of Kali Kumar Chakma, and Shanta Chakma, 24, son of Jyoti Kumar Chakma. Both hail from Jurgachhari area of Laxmichhari upazila. The one-hour gunfight between the armed members of the Parbatya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samity and...

Satkhira BNP leader killed in ‘gunfight’

Satkhira BNP leader killed in ‘gunfight’

A BNP upazila-level leader was killed in a "gunfight" with law enforcers in Tala upazila of Satkhira early today. Sheikh Abdul Halim alias Biplob, 39, assistant general secretary of Tala upazila unit of BNP and general secretary of the party's Jalalpur union unit was injured during the gunfight around 3:00am, our Kushtia correspondent reports...

Jessore outlaw killed in gunfight with rivals

Jessore outlaw killed in gunfight with rivals

An activist of outlawed Biplobi Communist Party was killed in a gunfight between two rival groups in Abhoynagar upazila of Jessore early today. The deceased was identified as Siraj Akonji, 40, son of Afsar Akonji of Subrara village in the upazila. A team of police raided the village around 12:15am after receiving information that a...

'Criminal' killed in city 'gunfight'

A suspected criminal was killed in a “gunfight” with the Detective Branch of police in the capital's Khilgaon early yesterday. The dead is Jakir Hossain alias Kangali Jakir, 40, an accused in the murder case of Sergeant Ahad. The incident occurred around two weeks into the killing of two suspected criminals in another “shootout” between some goons and detectives in Motijheel. Family members of Jakir said though the deceased was involved in criminal activities previously, he was leading a normal life after...

‘Mugger’ killed in ‘gunfight’ in capital

‘Mugger’ killed in ‘gunfight’ in capital

An alleged mugger was killed in a “gunfight” with members of the Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) at Khilgaon in the capital early today. A pistol loaded with at least three rounds of bullets was recovered from the spot, Deputy Commissioner (DB-PR) of DMP Masudur Rahman told the Daily Star. He said a DB team was patrolling the Khilgaon Bishwa Road area on information that an organised gang of criminals were committing mugging in the area regularly at midnight. Following suspicious movements of several young men in the area, the DB men challenged them near Khilgaon Khidma Hospital at about 3:00am, the DC said. After being challenged the group started...

Cop-snatcher ‘gunfight’ at New Eskaton

Police recovered Tk 59 lakh after a ‘gunfight’ with alleged snatchers in the capital's New Eskaton area this evening. A snatcher and a policeman were injured in the exchange of fire, police claimed. Liton, 32, an alleged snatcher, was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital with bullet wounds, Shiblee Noman, assistant commissioner (Ramna Zone) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, told The Daily Star. He claimed a sub-inspector was also injured in the incident that took place around 7:30pm. Details of the incident could not...

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