jamuna news : An extremist leader was killed during a “gunfight” between his team and police at Bera upazila in pabna on Tuesday night.
The deceased was identified as Nistar Alias Nizam, 40 and a resident of the upazila.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Aminpur police station of the upazila, Tazul Huda said, being informed, two groups of the team locked into a clash at the area, police rushed to the spot.
Sensing presence of the law enforcers, they opened fire at police, forcing them to retaliate that triggered the gunfight, leaves Nizam dead on the spot.
Police recovered the body and sent it to hospital for autopsy.
Police also recovered firearms and weapons from the spot.