A Bangladeshi citizen was shot dead by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) on Roumari border of Kurigram early today, police said.
The deceased was identified as Hasinur Rahman Chand (25), son of Abul Hashem of Khatiamari village in Roumari upazila, reports our Lalmonirhat correspondent.
Confirming the incident, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Roumari Police Station Montasir Billah said a patrol team of BSF's Kusnimara camp opened fire when Hasinur and some other locals went near Sub-Pillar-3 of International Border Pillar 1062 at Khatiamari border.
After Hasinur was shot, his companions took him to Roumari Upazila Health Complex where doctor declared him dead.
Hasinur, who was accused in several drugs cases, was arrested earlier in one of the cases but was out on bail, OC Montasir added.