Rangamati JL leader murdered for motorbike: Police


MNA National Desk: Rangamati Jubo League leader Nurul Islam Nayan was murdered as the attackers wanted to hijack his motorbike, said police.

Ali Ahasan Khan, the superintendent of police in Khagrachhari, said this after the army-led joint force arrested two people — Runel Chakma and Junel Chakma — for their alleged involvement in the killing.

Nayan, the organising secretary of Longadu Sadar upazila unit of Jubo League, was found dead on a road in Dighinala upazila of Rangamati on June 1.

The miscreants in the guise of passenger hit the victim’s head with an iron rod on Dighinala-Khagrachhari road and managed to flee along with the motorcycle, leaving him dead on the spot.

After failing to sell the motorcycle, miscreants threw it in the Maini River on June 4, the police official added.