SATKHIRA, Aug 19 (UNB): A Bangladeshi cattle trader was gunned down by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) on Padma Sakhra frontier here Saturday, continuing a sort of their shoot-at-sight action.
The dead was identified as Abdullah Al Mamun (25), son of Abdul Bari Sarder of Boichona village in Sadar Upazila.
Sources said when Mamun was returning from India with cattle through the border point opposite to Main Pillar No. 1 early in the morning, the BSF personnel of Panitor BOP in Boshirhat thana shot him down.
Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) has dispatched a letter to BSF asking them to return the body, the sources said.