CCC Election

AL, BNP men locked in clash, 4 injured

Staff Correspondent

21 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: At least four people were injured in a clash between supporters of Awami League (AL) and BNP nominated mayoral candidates for the Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) election in the city’s Bakolia area on Wednesday evening.

The injured are Ward Chhatra League Religion Affair Secretary Sohan, and Science and Technology Affair Secretary Wajed, and Chatra Dal leaders Yunus and Nuruddin.

During the clash, the supporters also fired blank shots, said sources. 

The both feuding groups blamed each others for attacking on them without any provocation during the electoral campaign.

 Officer in-Charge (OC) Md Ruhul Amin of Bakolia police station said on information, police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.