In Pagajjachhari village Rupkari union of Baghaichhari Upazila of Rangamati, miscreants entered the house and shot and killed an activist of Jana Sanghati Samiti (MN Larma). The incident took place on Saturday evening.
According to police and local sources, Ratan Priyo Chakma aka Biman Chakma, 35, an activist from Jana Sanghati Samiti (MN Larma) slept at his house in Pagajjachhari village last night. A group of 10 to 12 miscreants surrounded his home. At around 12:30 pm, four miscreants entered his house. He hugged his wife Bonya Devi Chakma and three children to save them from the miscreants. He was shot at close range while holding his wife and children. After Ratan’s death was confirmed, the miscreants left. After receiving the news, the police found his body on Sunday around 10 a.m.
Baghaichhari responsible police officer (OC) said. Ashraf Uddin told Prothom Alo that the body of Ratan Chakma, an activist from MN Larmapaksh, had been recovered from the site. The body is sent to Khagrachhari General Hospital for autopsy.