Over 100 people injured in clashes | Greenwatch Dhaka | The leading online daily of Bangladesh

Over 100 people injured in clashes


over one hundred persons were injured in clashes between two rival
groups of villagers at Ratanpur village under Habiganj sadar upazila
of the district this morning and at noon.During the clashes over 25 houses were damaged.Among the injured 50 were admitted to Habiganj sadar hospital.On information police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control opening eight rounds of fire and two rounds of tear gas shells.Police source said clashes originated over taking the possession of 92 decimal of khas land in the village.It said people of seven villages got involved in the clashes to grab 92 decimal khas land and it continued over two hours.Police detained five persons in this connection and an investigation is going on. None could be arrested during the drives, he added. -BSS


Comments are closed.