30 injured in rival clash in Sirajganj

Sun Online Desk

28th February, 2021 01:50:02 printer

30 injured in rival clash in Sirajganj

At least thirty people were injured in a clash between two rival groups over establishing supremacy at Saguna village in Magura Binod union under Tarash upazila of Sirajganj district on Sunday morning.

Akhter Hossain, officer-in-charge of Moglabazar Police Station, said the clash broke out when two groups of Ward Awami League president Afsar and general secretary Idris Group engaged in a clash over establishing supremacy this morning, leaving at least 30 people from both sides injured.

The injured were admitted to various hospitals including Tarash Upazila Health Complex. Among them, some of the injured, who were in critical condition, have been shifted to Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital in Bogura and 250-bed Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib General Hospital in Sirajganj.

Sub-Inspector (SI) of Tarash Police Station Abdul Matin said that they took the situation under control and a large number of police personnel have been deployed in the area.