Bullet-riddled body of top terror recovered in Faridpur
Police have recovered the bullet-riddled body of a top terror Afzal Hossain Shahin alias Hatkata Shahin from Piyarpur area near Bypass Road of Faridpur district town early Sunday.
Hatkata Shahin was a fugitive convicted top terror of the district and resident of Kamalapur Battala area, police said.
Police also said that on secret information about a gunfight between two terrorist groups, a team of police conducted a drive in the area early in the morning. For their self defence the law enforcers opened fire 6-7 rounds of bullet in the air. Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the criminals fled away.
Later police rescued Shahin in a critically injured condition. He was rushed to Faridpur Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.
A foreign-made pistol loaded with two rounds of bullet and a magazine from the scene, said Kamruzzaman, Additional Superintendent of Police of Faridpur.
Kotwali Police Station sources said Shahin who had been sentenced to 54 years’ jail in a case had remained absconding. He was also accused in 18 several cases with the police station.