Bhola Incident

BNP to stage countrywide demo today

Staff Correspondent

23 October, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) will stage a demonstration all over the country today protesting against the shooting incident in Bhola.  

As per the announcement, they will hold protests in metropolitan cities, including Dhaka and district headquarters.

The BNP condemned in the strongest possible terms and demanded a fair investigation and exemplary punishment of those responsible.

BNP standing committee member Dr Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain made the announcement at a press conference at the party’s Nayapaltan central office in the capital on Monday. “I strongly protest and condemn the killing incident caused by indiscriminate firing of police on general people in Bhola,” Khandaker Mosharraf said.

Earlier on Sunday, at least four people were killed and many others wounded in the clash following a demonstration at Eidgah ground in Burhanuddin Upazila of Bhola.