A suspected member of an inter-district robber gang died on Friday from injuries sustained during mob beating in at Muksudpur upazila in Gopalganj.
He succumbed to his injuries at Muksudpur Health Complex around noon. Police identified the man as Din Islam, 35, son of Babul Sheikh of Shelkhola village of the upazila.
Muksudpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mostafa Kamal Pasha said two robbers – Din and Bashar Fakir – went to one Kamal’s house for robbery at Dignagar village on Wednesday night.
Locals caught them during robbery bid and beat them up before handing them over to police. The men were admitted to upazila health complex.
“Din Islam is a member of an inter-district robbery gang and accused in five robbery cases,” the OC said.