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Farmer Mohammad Abdul Wahab was allegedly dead and Hasan was allegedly injured in the police fire

Mohammad Abdul Wahab (51) was the son of late Shukur Ali Mondol and Mochammat Rahima Begum of Paikpara village of Sadar upazila of Jhenidah district. Hasan (40) is the son of Munnaf Ali and Saira Khatun of the same village. At around 1 am on June 10, 2012, Abdul Wahab was shot dead and Hasan was injured in the police fire of Betai Chondipur police camp, their family alleged.

From the statement of family members and eye-witnesses, it is known that police went to arrest Wahab in Paikpara village in a false theft case. The locals asked for arrest warrant to the police. However, at around 12.45 am the locals protested when police could not show any warrant. Being protested, police started firing and dragging Wahab. When they were crossing Hasan’s house at the neighbour, Hasan got shot and was injured. After that, police shot Wahab dead and firing blank shots ran away from there.

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