Man shot dead over ballot snatching at Tangail polling center
A man was shot to death in a clash among the rivals over ballot paper snatching at a polling centre in Sagardighi union in Ghatail upazila of Tangail early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Malek Mia, 45, a resident of Gupto Brindaban area.
The clash erupted at Brindabon Government Primary School center in Sonamuri Gupto area around 4:00am Thursday (March 29).
Superintendent of Tangail Police Sanjit Kumar Roy said that the presiding officer suspended the voting at the center soon after the incident.
However, voting is underway in eight union parishads under three upazilas and a municipality in the district on Thursday.