Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Unconfirmed: S.M. Alauddin
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1997|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Unconfirmed: S.M. Alauddin, January 1997, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e649506c.html [accessed 28 February 2015]|
June 19, 1996, in Satkhira, Bangladesh
Alauddin, editor of the weekly Ogrodoot and a former member of Parliament for the governing Awami League in Satkhira, was fatally shot while in his office. Police attributed the murder to a political feud but did not provide details.