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Local leader gunned down in post-TAO poll attack

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NARATHIWAT : The head of the Bang Po Tambon Administration Organisation (TAO) was shot dead in Narathiwat's Muang district yesterday evening as he returned home from a TAO election. 

The attack occurred as Abdunkode Mahama, 45, was driving home in his car, police said.

He was approached by a pickup truck from which a gunman sprayed him with bullets from an M16 assault rifle, police said.

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