A local Awami League leader and supporter of the Awami League candidate stabbed to death allegedly by supporters of the independent candidate at Tengor in Mirkadim of Munshiganj’s Sadar upazila this morning.
The deceased was identified as Md Zillur, 45. He was a supporter of Awami League-backed candidate Mrinal Kanti Das of Munshiganj-3 constituency and vice-president of Mirkadim municipality unit of Sramik League.
Locals found the body of Zillur Rahman around 100 feet from the Rikabibazar Government Primary School polling centre in Munshiganj's Mirkadim municipality around 9:30am.
Ruhul Amin, the doctor at the emergency department of Munshiganj General Hospital where Zillur's body was taken, said they found stab wounds on the back of his head.
Superintendent of Police of Munshiganj district Aslam Khan confirmed news of the death.