Female Awami League leader stabbed to death

Kalerkantho Online   

23 November, 2017 09:43 AM

Female Awami League leader stabbed to death

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An upazila-level female leader of Awami League has been stabbed to death by miscreants in Doshmoja area under Nabinagar upazila in Brahmanbaria.

The deceased is--Swapna Akhter, women affairs secretary of Nabinagar upazila unit Awami League.

Quoting witnesses, her party fellow Advocate Shib Shankar Das said: "A gang of miscreants swooped on Swapna and stabbed her inside an auto-rickshaw while she was returning home after a party meeting around 10 pm on Wednesday."

"The miscreants threw critically wounded Swapna on the road and fled the scene," he added.

Nabinagar Police Station OC Aslam Shikder said: "Being informed, the police rescued her and admitted to the Upazila Health Complex where on-duty doctors declared her dead."