News No. 114/2012, Saturday, October 20, 2012
ARMED men loyal to Santu Larma shot and wounded two members of the M. N. Larma faction of the Jana Samhati Samiti in Merung under Dighinala Upazila in Khagrachari district.
According to sources, the incident happened at around 12 noon today when Jamal Chakma, 29, son of Nanda Bikash Chakma of village Jalbanda, Merung and Medhankor Chakma, 26, son of Kiron Kumar Chakma of village Purna Chandra Karbari Para, Chongrachari, Meroung were on their way to Merung from Dighinala on a motorbike.
As they reached Bhuiochara area, the armed criminals, who lay in wait, shot at them, leaving both of them injured.
Jamal Chakma suffered wound to his left hand while Medhankar Chakma sustained injuries in his left thigh and left hand.
They were at first admitted to Dighinala hospital but were later transferred to Khagrachari for better treatment.
Both Jamal Chakma and Medhankoar Chakma are members of the M. N. Larma faction of the Jana Samhati Samiti.