Pabna: A youth was killed as extremists shot him at Ramnarayanpur village of Dhalarchar union under Berha upazila in the district on Monday night.
The deceased was identified as Miraz Mandal, 20, son of Hashmat Mandal of the village.
According to police and locals, Miraz used to work in a brickfield at Santhia upazila. He later worked somewhere in Dhaka and he returned on Eid vacation.
On Monday night around 3-4 people including Nabin Mandal, second in-command of Julhash Bahini, called him from his house. Later, they shot him and flee the spot. Miraz died on the spot.
Locals said Miraz was a member of Julhash Bahini; however, he was living a normal life after leaving the group which was why they might have killed him.
Aminpur thana officer in-charge MM Tajul Huda confirmed the incident.
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