Dhaka, Sept. 7 (ANI): A second “pir”, a revered religious instructor, has been shot dead in his sleep in Bangladesh’s Atghoria upazila in Pabna.
According to the Daily Star, a pir in Chittagong was killed just two days before the fresh attack took place in Pabna,
Police have arrested nine aides of the pir in connection with the shooting. Police also recovered a revolver from their possession.
Hazrat Moulana Mohammad Salahuddin Khan Bishal was the leader of religious group “Darbar-e Resalate Naqshbandi Mozaddedia Tarikat”.
Police suspect that a feud over the leadership or properties could be the reason behind the murder. (ANI)