A man who has been wanted in a case hacked a police officer trying to arrest him.
The incident took place at Narayanpasha village in Moulvibazar sadar upazila on Saturday around 2am.
The accused, Jalal Miah, a resident of Narayanpasha village, was arrested by other cops, the Moulvibazar police told the Dhaka Tribune.
With severe injuries, sub-inspector Bikash Chandra Dey was rushed to Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital.
However, as his condition continued to deteriorate, he was transferred to the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Dhaka and then to the Combined Military Hospital, said Mohammed Shah Jalal, superintendent of police in Moulvibazar.