A terrorist was killed in a reported gunfight with Detective Branch (DB) of police in Sadar upazila of Rajbari early Friday.
The incident occurred in the Kuthi Panchuria bazaar area of Sadar upazila around 1:30am.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Ali Sheikh, 35, son of Abdul Wahab Sheikh of Doyalbond village under Panchuria union.
DB Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Kamal Hossain Bhuiyan said acting on information that a group of terrorists are meeting at Kuthi Panchuria bazaar area, a team of DB police raided the area.
Sensing the presence of law enforcers, the terrorists opened fire on the police, prompting them to retaliate, which triggered the gunfight. At one stage of the `gunfight`, member of the terrorists group fled the spot.
Later, the bullet-hit body of Ali was found from the spot.