Teknaf's top robber Nurul Amin was killed in an alleged gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at Nuralipara Hills in Cox's Bazar on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Nurul Amin, 30, son of Moktul Hossain hailed from Ledar Nuralia Para under Hinla union of the upazila.
In-charge of RAB-15 Teknaf Camp Lt Mirza Shahed Mahtab said, "RAB launched a raid on the information that a gang of robbers had taken position in the Nuralipara area of Ledar area in Hinla. The robbers opened fire on the RAB members sensing their presence.
Two members of the RAB were injured. The RAB also opened fire in self-defense.