Khagrachari Upazila chairman injured after failed abduction attempt

Khagrachari Correspondent
Published : 16:43, Jul 13, 2018 | Updated : 16:43, Jul 13, 2018

Khagrachari District.There was a failed attempt to abduct Khagrachari Sadar Upazila chairman Chanchumoni Chakma, but he is critically injured.
Police arrested four attackers who were tried to flee the scene where they hit his head with a brick and tried to carry him on a motorcycle.
After preliminary treatment at a local hospital, he was transferred to Chattogram with heavy security.
The incident took place in front of town’s press club around 12pm when four or five attackers blocked his motorcycle and swooped on him.
Khagrachhari Sadar Officer-in-Charge Shahadat Hossain Tito said, “We think the attack is politically motivated. We are interrogating the four arrested people.”