Two members of a reformist group of Jana Sanghati Samiti (JSS-MN Larma) were allegedly shot dead in a gunfight with members of United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) at Hangachhara in Baghaichhari upazila early Wednesday,UNB reports.
The deceased were identified as Nayan Chakma, 26, and Juddho Chandra Chakma, 23. Superintendent of police Sayeed Tariqul Hasan said the duo died on the spot during the gunfight between the two rival groups in the area at about 3:00am.
The reason behind the clash could not be known yet, the SP added. Informed, army and police personnel went to the spot.