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BSF charges bombs on cattle traders

Our Correspondent, Kushtia - February 11th, 2013

A Bangladeshi cattle trader was injured when Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) charged bomb on him at Medinipur border point in Jibnnagar upazila in Chuadanga district.
The BSF also picked up another Bangladeshi cattle trader.
The incident took place at early Sunday.
Lt. Colonel KaziĀ  Asaduzzaman, commander of 35-battalion of BGB confirmed the matter after a flag meeting between BGB and BSF in the afternoon.
According to BGB source, four Bangladeshis were going to buy cattle to India. A BSF team from Kusumpur camp under Medinipur district in Pashcimbanga threw two bombs when they were crossing barbed wire fence gate No-1 of the border point at about 4.30:am leaving Saidur Rahman, 32, son of Selim Hossain of Kusumpur in Jibonnagar upazila in Chuadanga district.
Being attacked with bombs, the Panick striken Bangladeshi cattle traders tried to flee the spot hurriedly but BSF caught one of them identified as Mukul Hossain, 26, son of Tana Mondol of Kusumpur village in Jibonnagar upazila in Chuadanga.
The other Bangladeshis however, managed to flee.
Bomb injured Saidur was admitted to Jessore sadar hospital.
After information from local people, a BGB team from Kusumpur camp rushed to the spot. Then BGB sent a letter protesting the incident and also asked for a flag meeting. After a positive response, both border guards held a company level flag meeting at Medinipur brder point at about 4.30:pm. In the meeting, BSF admitted the incident and to pick up the Bangladeshi.
“The BGB said they will return the Bangladeshi after legal process,” Lt. Colonel Kazi Asaduzzaman told.