A youth was killed in a reported gunfight with Detective Branch (DB) of police in capital's Vatara area early Monday.
The deceased was identified as Shariful Islam, 28. Details about the deceased could not be known yet.
Confirming the information, Vatara Police Station Sub-inspector (SI) Shahin Mohammad Amanullah said: “Bullet-hit Shariful was recovered from the spot after the gunfight. Doctors declared him dead when he was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).”