Cox’s Bazar: A 19-year-old Rohingya boy was shot dead allegedly by miscreants at Kutupalong Rohing-ya camp in Ukhiya upazila on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Bashir, son of Rahmat Ullah and resident of No 6 camp.
Sheikh Mohammad Ali, officer-in-charge of Ukhiya Police Station, said a group of masked miscreants, numbering 25-30 , opened fire on the boy, leaving him injured.
Later, he was taken to a hospital where the doctors declared him dead.
The reason behind the killing could not be known immediately.
Police are trying to arrest the attackers, said OC.