shootouts

'Shootouts' need to stop

Almost every day we find reports of “crossfire” or “shootouts” in newspapers. This newspaper reported on Monday that six alleged “drug dealers” and “robbers” were killed on the previous day.

May 15, 2019
May 15, 2019

Five killed in ‘shootouts’

Five people, including two suspected Rohingya human traffickers, were killed in separate “gunfights” in three districts yesterday.

October 3, 2018
October 3, 2018

'Shootouts' need to stop

Almost every day we find reports of “crossfire” or “shootouts” in newspapers. This newspaper reported on Monday that six alleged “drug dealers” and “robbers” were killed on the previous day.

June 1, 2018
June 1, 2018

TIB demands judicial probe into 'shootouts'

Transparency International Bangladesh has expressed deep concern over the killing of more than 100 people in “gunfights” during the ongoing nationwide anti-narcotics drive.

May 22, 2018
May 22, 2018

'Shootouts' with Law Enforcers: Nine killed in a single day

The tally of alleged drug peddlers killed in “shootouts” stood at 22 in the last one week with nine of them shot to death yesterday alone amid anti-narcotic drives of law enforcers across the country.

April 24, 2018
April 24, 2018

3 'robbers' killed in 'shootouts'

Three alleged robbers were killed in separate incidents of “gunfight” in Chapainawabganj and Comilla in the early hours yesterday.

April 2, 2018
April 2, 2018

Two killed in 'shootouts'

Two people including a fugitive accused of raping a five-year-old girl in Cox's Bazar were killed in “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in the last two days.

October 13, 2017
October 13, 2017

2 killed in 'gunfights' with Rab, police

Two alleged criminals were killed in “shootouts” between their cohorts and law enforcers in Chittagong and Habiganj early yesterday.

July 1, 2017
July 1, 2017

68 killed in 6 months

As many as 68 people have been killed in “crossfire” during encounter with law enforcement agencies in the first six months of this year, says Ain o Salish Kendra.

June 15, 2016
June 15, 2016

2 killed in Jessore, Pabna ‘shootouts’

Two people, including the prime accused in a police official murder case, are killed in separate “shootouts” with law enforcers in Pabna and Jessore.