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TDN World Desk: The ‘Gunfights’ occurred in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar, Sitakunda of Chittagong, Shailakupa of Jhenaidah, Matlab in Chandpur, Sonaimuri in Noakhali, Gangner of Myheringh, Mymensingh, Kushtia, Bagerhat, Khulna and Thakurgaon on Saturday, from the last night on Saturday. After the law enforcers took the drive in the last 19 At least 77 people were killed in this period since May night. The law enforcers said that all the dead were involved in the sale and sale of drugs. But the question of their statement and the incident is questioned by various political parties and human rights organizations.
Cox’s Bazar: A municipal councilor Ekramul Haque (46) was killed in ‘gunfight’ with RAB at Teknaf.
RAB-7 Cox’s Bazar’s camp captain Major Ruhul Amin said that Yaba trader Ekramul Haq, who was listed in the gunfight with the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in NoakhaliPara area, was killed in the gunfight. At the time, 10 thousand pieces of Yaba, a foreign pistol, a one shooter, six rounds of bullets and five empty blankets were recovered from the spot. There are numerous cases of drug against him, he said.
Ekramul Haq was the councilor of Teknaf Municipality 3, Teknaf Upazila Juba League’s former president. He is the son of late Abdus Sattar of Kukukaliipara area of the municipality.
CHITTAGONG: Detective driver Raihan Uddin, 28, was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in Natalia Baribandha area of Sitakund upazila on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Raihan, son of Malawal Haque of Golabaria area of Sitakund upazila.
Two local guns, one bullet, two knives, 10 round bullets and 5 thousand pieces of yaba were seized from the spot.
Jhenaidah: Police have claimed that one person has been killed in a ‘gunfight’ between the drug dealers of Shailakupa. The gunfight took place around 1pm on Saturday. The name of the deceased could not be known.
Shailkupa Police Station OC Alamgir Hossain said a gunfight took place in the area at Barada Jamalpur, Jhenidah-Kushtia highway at around 1:15 pm. An unknown drug trader was killed at the time. Later, the police went there to find out. Two rounds of guns and two rounds of bullets were recovered from the spot, one in a shooter, 10 bottles of Phensidyl, 500 pieces of yaba and pistol.
Chandpur: Police said a drug businessman named ‘Selim’ (37) was killed in ‘gunfight’ with police in Matlab south of Chandpur Police. This incident happened on Saturday night at Hazir Don area of Matlab South upazila. Four rounds of bullet, 6 round cartridge, 110 pc yaba tablets and two domestic weapons were recovered from the spot. There are 7 drug cases against Selim.
Noakhali: Top drug businessman ‘gunfight’ with police in Sonaimuri upazila of Noakhali. Hasan Prakash Yaba Hassan (35) has claimed that he has been killed. At that time three policemen were injured. Police recovered arms, bullets and yaba from the spot.
The gunfight took place at the Bagdia Ijtema ground in the municipal area of the upazila on Saturday night. One LG, seven cartridges, one ramada, three long chutes, one photo and 120 pieces of yaba were recovered from the spot. The deceased was son of Hanif Mia of Bagadia Miyabari of Hasan Sonaimuri municipality. The injured were identified as Police Constable Sohag, Zahir Majumder and Golam Samdani.
Meherpur: A drug cartel named ‘Hafizul Islam’ alias Hafizi, 45, was killed in a ‘gunfight’ in the gang of drug smugglers in Gangni. The deceased was identified as Hafizul Islam, son of the freedom fighter, Haraz Uddin of Gangni Degree College.
The incident took place at around 1:30 pm on Saturday in the gunfight of Amjad Hossain, a resident of Gannabariya Bathan area under Kathuli Union of Gangni Upazila. Police recovered a local pistol and 112 bottles of Phensidyl from the spot.
Kushtia: Alamgir Dal (35), a drug businessman, was killed in a gunfight with police in Kushtia. A ‘gunfight’ incident took place at city’s Housing ‘D’ block ground on Saturday midnight on Saturday. Police claimed that four of their members were injured in the incident. Police recovered arms, ammunition and drugs from the spot.
Mymensingh: A drug businessman was killed in Mymensingh with a Detective Branch (DB) in ‘gunfight’. This incident happened in the city’s Morakhola area around 1:30 pm on Saturday. District Detective Police (DB) constable Humayun and Constable Amir Hamza were seriously injured in the incident. They were admitted to the local police lines hospital.
District Detective Police (DB) OC Md. Ashikur Rahman said that the operation was conducted in the area when some drug business was distributing narcotics. At that time, drug dealers threw bricks and fired at the police. Later, the police fired counter-attacks. At one stage of the shootout, both of them escaped. After searching the area, rescued a drug-resistant businessman and took him to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MAMEC). The duty doctor declared him dead. The identity of the youth was not known. He said 100 grams of heroin, four bullets, two ramsa and 100 yaba were recovered from the spot.
Bagerhat: Police have claimed that a drug dealer named ‘Bulbuluddin’ ‘Mitul Biswas, 45, was killed with police in Chitalmari area of Bagerhat. This incident happened on Saturday night at Chingguri Mochandpur area of the upazila. The deceased was identified as Mitu, son of Khoka Biswas of Mokandpur area. Police said the search was conducted on the spot, a shutter gun, two rounds of bullets, two kg of cannabis and 100 pieces of Yaba tablets were seized. There are 22 cases, including 9 drug cases, assassinations and police assault against the drug dealer who was killed.
Khulna: A drug vendor named Abul Kalam (40) was killed in ‘gunfight’ with police in Khulna. The incident took place around 3pm on Saturday at Barakpur Siddikpasha Fayaghat of Dighalia upazila of the district.
Khulna District Superintendent of Police (SP) SM Shafiullah said that on Sunday morning, 100 pieces of Yaba were found near Kalam. He was a wholesale seller of the drug. According to the police superintendent Abul Kalam, there are 5 cases under the Narcotics Control Act.
Thakurgaon: A person named Rafiqul Islam alias Taliban (55) was killed in ‘gunfight’ with police in Ranisankail upazila of Thakurgaon. This incident happened in the area of Bhairania Miradangi under Ranisankail upazila early Sunday. Police claimed that Rafiqul was a drug dealer, police said. Rafiqul’s house in Bhaurania village of the upazila. Rafiqul has more than 20 cases under the Narcotics Act, said Ranisankail Police Station OC.