BSF kills Bangladeshi farmer in Rangpur

RANGPUR, Feb 11, 2007 (BSS): Indian Border Security Force (BSF) killed an innocent Bangladeshi farmer today that led to trading of gunshots between the BSF and the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) on Amjal border under Hatibandha Upazila in Lalmonirhat, official sources said.

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Story of Two Killed in 2005 by BSF and “Border Tensions”

Only three days into striking an accord to exercise maximum restraint at border, Indian Border Security Force (BSF) without any reported provocation yesterday shot down two Bangladeshi citizens on the no man’s land in Moheshpur upazila of Jhenidah district. The Indian border guards also took away the bodies of Jahidul Islam, 24, son of Delwar Hossain of Jadavpur village, and Aktar Hossain, 30, son of Solaiman of Barabari village of the upazila, Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) sources said.

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