BSF troops from Padna Camp opened fire on a group of Bangladeshi people when they reached border pillar no 925, leaving Milon injured
A Bangladeshi man was shot and wounded by the members of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Durgapur border in Aditmari upazila of Lalmonirhat district early Tuesday.
The victim was identified as Milon Islam, son of Raza Mia of Chauratari area, confirmed sources at the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB-15).
Quoting local people, BGB said the BSF troops from Padna Camp opened fire on a group of Bangladeshi people numbering 4/5 when they reached near border pillar no 925, leaving Milon injured.
Later, he was taken to Lalmonirhat Sadar Hospital from where he was taken to Rangpur Medical College and Hospital, said Lt Col SM Tawhid-ul-Alam, commanding officer of BGB-15 Battalion
A letter has been sent to BSF protesting the incident, he said.