Man killed in AL factional clash in Faridpur

Our Correspondent

5 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

FARIDPUR: A man was killed and 15 others injured in a clash between two factions of Awami League over establishing supremacy at Poail village in Boalmari upazila on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Delwar Hossain, 35, a supporter of Jamal Matubbar of the village.

Officer-in-charge of Boalmari Police Station, Shamim Ahmed, said Jamal, a convener of Chatul union unit of Jubo League and Nazimuddin, a member of Ward No. 3 of Chatul union, had been at loggerheads over establishing supremacy in the area for long.

As a result to the enmity, an argument was ensued among the supporters of both the groups over cantering a programme there, triggering a chase and counter chase.