AL demands exemplary punishment of Shaktiman Chakma’s killers


DHAKA, May 3, 2018 (BSS) – Awami League today demanded exemplary punishment to those involved with the murder of Rangamati’s Naniarchar Upazila Chairman Shaktiman Chakma, who was shot dead today.

“The murder of Shaktiman Chakma is nothing but an orchestrated conspiracy to thwart the process to establish peace in Chittagong Hills Tracts,” AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader said in a statement.

Condemning the murder, he said the heinous killing has been carried out to foil stability and peace in the hill regions.

Quader urged all to be united against the conspirators and terrorists to continue peace and harmony and the pace of development in the hill tracts.

Gunned down at Rangamati this morning, Shaktiman Chakma was a graduate from Dhaka University Law Department He was a former member of Bangladesh Chhatra League’s central committee and a devoted worker to maintain harmony between the Bangalees and hill people.