A ward level Jubo League leader was shot and injured in Dhaka's Manikdi area last night.
Ajmat Ali (45), general secretary of Ward 15 unit of Jubo League, was receiving treatment at Dhaka Medical College Hospital with bullet wounds in the chest.
Victim's father Israfil Ali said his was son returning home from a relative's house. On the way, his car got stuck in traffic jam around 12:00am. As he got down and tried to clear the road, he was shot, leaving him critically injured.
He was first rushed to Kurmitola General Hospital from where he was shifted to DMCH, he said.
Kazi Shahan, officer-in-charge of Cantonment Police Station, said, "None was arrested in this regard. We are investigating it."