Bangladeshi youth serious injured in shooting at Boston

BanglaPress Desk
July 18, 2020

Staff Reporter: A young Bangladeshi employee is serious injured in a robbery at a grocery store in Roxbury, near Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The tragic incident took place around 9 pm local time on Tuesday. At that time, armed miscreants entered the Bangladeshi-owned grocery store of Abdul Matin and took an employee named Tanjim Siam (20) hostage at gunpoint and snatched various items and money. They are out of the store. Tanzim Siam were shot in the head by the armed robber.Upon receiving the news, the police rushed to the spot and rushed Siam to the hospital. His condition is said to be critical.

A day after the murder of Fahim Saleh, co-founder of Bangladesh’s ride-sharing app Pathao, in his luxurious apartment in New York, expatriate Bangladeshis were horrified by the heinous robbery in Boston. Bangladeshi businessmen in Boston are living in extreme panic over this incident. Tanjim Siam, a young Bangladeshi man under intensive care at the hospital, arrived in the United States in just four months. His home is said to be in Noakhali district.
Local Bangladeshi traders have strongly condemned the attack on a Bangladeshi shop in Boston. They demanded immediate arrest and trial of those involved in the robbery.