A Jumma shot dead in front of his house in Khagrachari


Hill Voice, 25 February 2022, Khagrachari: An innocent Jumma named Ton Bihari Chakma (55) was allegedly shot dead by armed terrorists in Satbhaiyapara area of Khagrachari Hill District headquarters.

The incident took place on February 24, 2022, at around 9:00 pm.

According to local sources, at around 9:00pm Ton Bihari Chakma was sitting in the premises of his house for taking the warm of the fire last night.

At that time a group of armed terrorists came and shot at him. He was shot dead on the spot.
The deceased were identified as Ton Bihari Chakma, son of Laxmidhan Chakma, a resident of Satbhaiyapara in Khagrachari upazila and a farmer by profession. It is learnt that he is not involved with any political party. It was not clear who committed the incident.

Khagrachari Sadar Police Station OC Mohammad Rashid said the miscreants shot dead Ton Bihari in front of his house and left the spot. He died on the spot. He has multiple bullet marks on his body. However, neither the family nor the locals agreed to comment on this matter. The body has been sent to Khagrachhari Sadar Hospital for autopsy.

However, some locals said that the incident might have been carried out by army-backed terrorists.