UP chairman shot dead

first_img.A Jatiya Party-backed union parishad chairman was gunned down by miscreants in Krishnanagar Bazar area of Kaliganj upazila in Satkhira district on Saturday night.The deceased is Mosharraf Hossain, 52, from Krishnanagar union parishad of the upazila, reports UNB.Witnesses said six miscreants came by three motorcycles in the market and shot the chairman when he was sitting in front of Jubo League office, leaving him critically injured.Jubo League is the youth wing of ruling Bangladesh Awami League (AL).He died on the way to a local hospital, the witnesses added.Assistant superintendent of Satkhira police Yeasin Ali said a group of miscreants fired several rounds of bullet aiming Mosharraf Hossain, leaving him dead on the spot.last_img