2 beaten to death
Two robbers died allegedly after being beaten by a mob in Faridpur yesterday.
The deceased were identified as Raza, 30, and Ujjal Kazi, 35.
Officer-in-Charge Dadon Fakir of Bhanga Police Station said a gang of 10-12 robbers entered the house of a former chairman Giasuddin around 2:00am at Chandra Union under Bhanga upazila.
The neighbours came out hearing the call for help and chased the robbers.
The locals managed to catch six of the robbers -- Mosharaf, 40, Rezaul, 30, Zahid, 32, Hasan, 25, Raza and Ujjal. They handed over the six to Bhanga police after a good beating. The others managed to flee, he added.
Police admitted the six to Bhanga Upazila Health Complex where Raza and Ujjal died around 9:00am, said the OC.
A case was filed with Bhanga Police Station.