Outlaw killed by rivals
An activist of outlawed Purba Banglar Communist Party (PBCP) Red Flag faction was killed by its rival group at Ataikula in Pabna Thursday night.
He was identified as Mithu Pramanik, 34, son of Palan Pramanik of Alokdiar village in Santhia upazila.
Officer in Charge of Ataikula Police Station Sirajul Islam Chowdhuri said a group of cadres of outlawed PBCP's Janajudhha faction hurled bombs at Mithu Thursday night when he was on the way to Binnabari field of Vulbaria union in Ataikula at 7:00pm. He died on the spot.
On information, police rushed to the spot the same night and sent the body to Pabna General Hospital morgue for autopsy on Friday.
Mithu was accused in several cases.
Pabna Superintendent of Police Jamil Ahmed said the victim was an associate of Abdur Rashid, chief of Red Flag faction.
The internal feud is the reason behind the incident, the SP said.