Hartal being observed in 3 dists

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13th October, 2016 09:31:12 printer

Hartal being observed in 3 dists


A 24-hour hartal is being observed in three hill districts – Rangamati, Khagrachari and Bandarban from 6:00am on Thursday to 6:00am on Friday.



Five organisations of Bengalis in the Chittagong Hill Tracts on Wednesday called general strikes in the hill districts for today and Sunday protesting at the CHT Land Dispute Resolution Commission (Amendment) Act 2016 and arrest of a leader in Bandarban.


The five organisations are Parbatya Nagarik Parishad, Parbatya Bengali Chhatra Parishad, Parbatya Sama Odhikar Andolan, Parbatya Gana Parishad and Parbatya Bengali Chhatra Oikya Parishad.