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  • Rohingya robber leader Nur Mohammad killed in gunfight

    ‘Shootout’: ‘Drug dealer’ killed in Cumilla

    A suspected drug dealer was killed in a “gunfight” with police early yesterday.

  • ‘Drug dealer' killed in 'gunfight'

    An alleged drug dealer was killed in a “gunfight” between a drug gang and law enforcers near Habirchara union of Teknaf upazila in the early hours yesterday.

  • Another 'Shootout' Spree: Six killed in a single day

    Six people, including two alleged Rohingya drug traders, were killed in “shootouts” with law enforcers in Dhaka and two other districts early yesterday.

  • 3 killed in 'shootouts'

    Two alleged drug peddlers and a murder case accused were killed in “gunfights” with police in Cox's Bazar early yesterday.

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    'Drug peddler' killed in Cumilla 'gunfight'

    An alleged drug peddler was killed in a “gunfight” with police at Dhonpur in Cumilla's Sadar upazila yesterday.

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    'Drug dealer' killed in 'shootout'

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar early yesterday, hours after he was picked up by the law enforcers.

  • Bangladesh Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal

    Home boss defends deaths in crossfire

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan yesterday defended crossfire deaths saying the law enforcement agencies opened fire during the anti-narcotics drives only in self-defence.

  • 'Gunfight' with RAB: Two 'criminals' shot dead in Munshiganj

    Two suspected criminals were killed in a “gunfight” with Rab in Munshiganj yesterday.

  • JMB leader killed in Bogura

    Suspected drug dealer killed in 'gunfight'

    An alleged drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” between two groups of drug peddlers at Mangalgati village in Jashore Sadar upazila yesterday.

  • Drug trader killed in Cox's Bazar

    Five more killed in 'gunfights'

    Four suspected criminals, including an outlawed party leader, were killed in “gunfights” with law enforcers in Comilla, Sirajganj and Rajbari early yesterday, while an alleged drug peddler died during a “gun battle” between two groups of drug peddlers in Tangail.

  • suspected drug traders killed in Mymensingh

    3 more 'drug dealers' killed in 'shootout'

    Three alleged drug dealers and one “criminal” were killed in separate incidents of “shootouts” with Rab and police in Chittagong and Tangail yesterday.

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    4 killed in 'shootouts'

    Two alleged drug peddlers and two suspected robbers were killed in separate incidents of “shootouts” in three districts early yesterday.

  • Bangladesh Drug trader gunfight

    Six killed in 'shootouts'

    Two suspected drug traders and four alleged robbers were killed in separate incidents of “shootouts” in five districts early yesterday.

  • Anti-Drug War

    Anti-Drug Drive: 4 more killed in 'gunfights'

    Four more suspected drug peddlers were killed in reported “gunfights” in four districts early yesterday.

  • Drug trader killed in Cox's Bazar

    Anti-Drug Drive: 3 more killed in 'gunfights'

    Three more suspected drug peddlers were killed in “gunfights” with law enforcers in Chittagong and Comilla yesterday.

  • suspected drug traders killed in Mymensingh

    Two 'drug peddlers' killed in 'shootouts'

    Two suspected drug peddlers were killed in “gunfights” with police in Kushtia and Mymensingh early yesterday.

  • suspected drug traders killed in Mymensingh

    3 killed in 'shootouts'

    Two alleged drug dealers including a former Jubo League leader were killed in a “gunfight” between police and criminals in Satkhira Sadar upazila early yesterday, hours after police picked up both men.

  • 5 more 'drug dealers' killed in 'shootouts'

    Five alleged drug traders were killed in “gunfights” between law enforcers and criminals in four districts early yesterday.

  • Listed drug dealer killed in 'shootout'

    From a waiter in a restaurant Nadim Hossain became a millionaire in just a few years. And behind his meteoric rise was drug dealing in Mohammadpur's Geneva Camp, said police and officials of the narcotics department.

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    Bullet-riddled body of 'drug dealer' found

    The body of a 25-year-old was found with bullet wounds in Shariatpur Sadar upazila yesterday morning, two days after plainclothes men identifying as detectives allegedly picked him up from his house.

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    Anti-Drug Drive: One killed, two injured in 'shootout'

    A suspected drug peddler was killed and two others were injured in separate incidents of reported gunfights in Narail, Rajshahi and Lalmonirhat yesterday.

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    Anti-drug Drive: So-called gunfights kill two more

    Two alleged drug traders were killed in separate “gunfights” in Tangail and Sirajganj yesterday while police recovered the bullet-hit body of another in Chuadanga.

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    2 more killed in 'gunfights' as drug war on

    Two alleged drug traders were killed in separate “gunfights” with police in Trishal and Tarakanda upazilas early yesterday, days after they were allegedly picked up by the law enforcers.

  • Anti-Drug War

    'Shootout' claims one more life

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Sherpur on Tuesday night and an alleged drug dealer was injured in another “gunfight” in Mohammadpur of Dhaka early yesterday.

  • Rohingya Robber killed in Cox's Bazar gunfight

    ‘Drug trader’ killed in Sherpur ‘gunfight’

    A suspected drug-trader is killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Chunierchar in Sherpur Sadar upazila.

  • Anti-Drug War

    5 more 'drug dealers' killed

    Five more people, including a female, were shot dead in the last four days, in what police claimed were mostly incidents of feuds between various drug-dealing factions.

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    Anti-Narcotics Drive: EU calls for probe into all deaths

    The European Union missions in Dhaka have called for a complete investigation into all the deaths related to the ongoing drive against narcotics.

  • Teknaf Poura councillor Akramul Haque Killed

    Akram 'Killing': Ominous for human rights

    The alleged murder of Teknaf municipality councillor Akramul Haque rang an ominous bell for the country's human rights situation, human rights defenders and activists said yesterday.

  • anti-drug war

    One victim, two identities

    An alleged drug dealer was killed in a “shootout” with detectives in Gazipur yesterday but confusion remained over his identity as police gave contradictory statements after his death.

  • anti-drug war

    How (not) to fight drug

    We tried to be in touch with them to get to know how they react to the ongoing anti-drug drive. All of them have been yaba addicts for a long time. Their phones are switched off.

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