An activist of ruling Awami League was killed in a “bomb attack” by his rivals over enmity in Jhikargachha upazila of Jessore on Wednesday noon.
The deceased was identified as Abbas Mollah 40, of Chandrapur area, was a brother of Kamal Hossain, general secretary of the upazila unit BCL, Ali Abu Saleh Md Masud Karim, officer in-charge of Jhikargachha Police Station said it to FE online.
A group of rivals threw bomb at Abbas leaving Abbas critically injured, the OC said.
He succumbed to injuries on the way to the local health complex, the police official told.
Later, police sent the body to Jessore General Hospital for autopsy.
No case was filed and none was arrested in this connection.