Alexa ‘Chapati Tuhin’ killed in Narayanganj gunfight

‘Chapati Tuhin’ killed in Narayanganj gunfight

Narayanganj Correspondent

Published: 09:47 18 September 2019   Updated: 14:05 18 September 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Tuhin alias Chapati Tuhin, a top terrorist in Narayanganj, has been killed in a gunfight at Sayedpur area in Deobhog of the district early Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Tuhin alias Chapati Tuhin, son of Kawsar Hossain of Shantinagar area in the area. There have been multiple cases, including murder, against him. 

Assistant Superintendent of Police Mashiur Rahman of Adamjee RAB-1, said that RAB arrested Tuhin from Devidwar in Cumilla on Tuesday night. On the early hour of Wednesday, a team of the elite force along with him went to the city's Sayeddpur area to recover arms and drugs. 

As soon as the elite force members arrived there, Tuhin's associates opened fire on RAB men, prompting them to fire back, triggering the gunfight. 

At one stage of the gunfight, Tuhin caught in the line of fire and suffered bullet wounds while his associates managed to flee the scene. Later, he was taken to Narayanganj General Hospital, where doctors declared him dead. 

A foreign pistol, a magazine and three rounds of bullets were recovered from the scene, the police official said, adding the body was kept at Narayanganj General Hospital morgue.