An alleged terrorist was killed in a reported gunfight between two groups of terrorists at Jagahati in Sadar upazila early Wednesday.
Rasel alias Rony, 25, son of Kumar Ali, a resident of Mathpara village in Chowgachha upazila, was identified as the deceased.
Officer-in-charge of Kotwali Police Station Sheikh Elias Hossain said after being tipped off that a gunfight ensued between two terrorist groups, a drive was conducted by a team of police in the area around 1:20am.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the members of both the groups escaped.
Later, the body of Rasel was recovered by the police from the spot and sent it to Jessore Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.
A one shooter gun and one round of bullet from the spot were also recovered by the law enforcers.
Rasel was wanted in eight cases including for robbery, said officer-in-charge of Chowgachha Police Station Mashiur Rahman.