Katsina community buried 15 dead bodies killed by bandits amid tears
Residents of Yar Gamji village of Batsari Local Government Area had buried the dead bodies of the 15 people killed by bandits on Tuesday morning.
Katsina Police Command spokesman, SP Gambo Isah, who confirmed the attack on Monday, said the bandits, numbering over 200 riding on motorcycles attacked the village around 10:00 am.
He said the bandits on arriving the village started shooting sporadically killing 15 people and injuring several others.
According to SP Gambo Isah, the security agencies operating in that area mobilised and chased away the bandits before they could cause more damages.