Bangladeshi politician hacked to death

Last Updated: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 13:50 hrs

Dhaka, Nov 30 (IANS) A 53-year-old politician from the Awami League party has been hacked to death by unidentified men, a media report said Friday.

Sujanur Rahman Sujan, the youth and sports secretary of the party's Bogra district unit, was killed Thursday night, the Daily Star said.

Police said the attackers swooped down on Sujan while he was returning home and hacked him with sharp weapons, leaving him critically wounded.

Locals took him to a hospital where a doctor declared him dead.

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