RANGAMATI: Two activists of the United Peoples Democratic Front (UPDF) were reportedly shot to death by rivals in areas between Rangamati and Khagrachhari.
A source of law enforcers confirmed that the incidents happened around 7 pm on Sunday (April 15).
An UPDF activist Tapan Chakma, 40, was shot by his opponent Democratic UPDF in Jora Bridge area near Marisha-Dighinala Road under Sajek union of Baghaichari upazila in Rangamati.
Meanwhile, another UPDF activist, Bijoy Chakma, 32, was also shot by opponent in 8-9 Kilo area between Rangamati and Khagrachhari of Marisha-Dighinala Road under Baghaichari upazila.
When contacted, Shamsuddin Officer-in-Charge of Khagrachhari Dighinala Police Station, and Amir Hossain, OC of Rangamati Baghaichari Police Station, both claimed the incidents happened in their respective areas.
BDST: 1121 HRS, APR 16, 2018