15 hurt in Bagerhat AL-BNP clash

15 hurt in Bagerhat AL-BNP clash

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At least 15 people were injured in a clash between local activists of Awami League (AL) and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) at Dingshaipara in Sadar upazila of the district on Sunday night.
Local sources said a group of activists of BNP and Jamaat-e-Islam attacked a group of Awami League men and chopped several leaders and activists with sharp weapons in front of Dingshaipara School while they were returning from a party meeting at about 7.00pm.Assistant Superintendent of Police M Zahidul Islam of Bagerhat Sadar (Circle) said the clash ensued as local BNP-Jamaat men attacked the Awami League activists over a trifling matter.
At one stage, both groups equipped with home made arms attacked each other, leaving 15 people injured.Several houses and three motorcycles were vandalised at that time, said Zahidul Islam.Of the injured, six people were admitted to Bagaehat Sadar hospital and Khulna Medical College Hospital.
Denying the attack on Awami League activists by BNP men, Bagerhat district unit BNP president MA Salam alleged that local AL men rather
attacked their leaders and activists and injured some activists.They also vandalised their several houses and business establishments during the clash, said the leader. -UNB, Bagerhat

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