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.
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). ”