WEST BENGAL: An Indian national has been shot dead by the Bangladeshi Border Guards at Hili area in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal.

According to the eyewitnesses, few Indian youths were playing cricket along the border when the ball accidentally landed in Bangladesh territory. As two of them rushed into the territory to get the ball back, the Bangladeshi forces reportedly opened fire.

The bullets killed one Indian and left another youth injured who is now undergoing a treatment at Malda Medical College.