A local Jubo League leader was killed in a clash between the supporters of Awami League and BNP over electioneering at Ejbali in Sadar upazila of Noakhali district on Tuesday evening.
The victim was identified as Mohammad Hanif, Jubo League general secretary of ward no. 9 under Aujbalia union.
Quoting officer-in-charge (OC) of Sudharam Police Station Anwar Hossain UNB said supporters of Awami League's Noakhali-4 election candidate Ekramul Karim Chowdhury and BNP's M Shahjahan locked into a fight over holding their rallies, leaving Hanif critically injured.
He was taken to Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead.