UP member held over Bhola poll violence

Our Correspondent

23 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BHOLA: An elected member was arrested at in Hajariganj union in Charfasson upazila in the district on Monday evening in a case filed over killing a man during election violence.

Arrested member candidate Yusuf Sikdar was unofficially won the ward No. 5 in Hajariganj union.

Earlier, Monir Hossain, 25, was killed during a clash between two candidates’ group in front of Charfakira Kowide Government Primary School centre at about 11am on Monday.

Monir’s father Basir Sikder filed a case with Shashibhushan Police Station against 70 persons with mentioning ten person’s name.

The police station OC Rafiqul Islam confirmed the matter.