The deadbodies of two criminals were recovered by police from Gobindahuda village in Damurhuda upazila of Chuadanga on Thursday night.
The deceased have been identified as Jhantu (40), son of Abul Kashem, an alleged drug trader and Dhulo (43), son of Shamser Ali of the upazila.
Both the deadbodies have been sent to local hospital morgue for autopsy.
Sukumar Biswas, officer-in-charge of Damurhuda Police Station, said that Jhantu was a listed criminal and wanted in 11 cases, including that of drug, while Dhulo was an outlaw leader.
The duo is suspected to have been killed in a gunfight between two groups of criminals over controlling the drug business and previous enmity.