Map of Khagrachhari districtAccording to police, Piplu was involved with the military branch of the UPDF Prosit groupAn activist from the Prosit group of United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) has been shot dead at his own residence by miscreants in Khagrachhari. Khagrachhari sadar police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Shahadat Hossain Tito confirmed the matter to the Dhaka Tribune. According to police, Piplu was involved with the arms unit of UPDF Prosit group. He was once arrested with arms in his possession in a drive by joint forces on November 23, 2016. Claiming Piplu to be a former activist of UPDF Prosit group, their central Publicity and Publication Secretary Niron Chakma said: “Piplu became physically handicapped after injuring his leg in an accident.
Source: Dhaka Tribune January 20, 2019 03:56 UTC