Madrasha student gunned down in Hatiya

Kalerkantho Online   

16 April, 2018 11:40 AM

Madrasha student gunned down in Hatiya

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A Madrasha student was gunned down by miscreants in Hatiya upazila of Noakhali district on Sunday night.

The deceased was identified as Nirob Uddin, a 5th-grade student of local Rahmania Fazil Madrasha.

Miraj Uddin, the father of the deceased, also sustained bullet injuries while protecting him, is now admitted to Noakhali General Hospital.

Sources said, Nirob's father Miraj Uddin is involved with the politics of local Awami League. He had a factional feud with other local politicians.

Hatiya Police Station Officer-in-charge Kamruzzaman Sikdar said: "Miraj Uddin had a political feud with local politician Mohammad Ali. Following the feud, a group of terrorists attacked Miraj's house and started firing around 8 pm, leaving Nirob dead while he was studying in the room. "