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BCL Infighting

Sharp weapons, iron rods seized from CU dorms

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 11 March, 2022 12:00 AM
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CHATTOGRAM: A huge quantity of sharp weapons, batons and iron rods were recovered from two dormitories of Chittagong University (CU) on early Thursday.

 Proctorial body and members of police conducted the raid at Shah Amanat Hall and Suhrawardi Hall of the university at around 12:30am, following sporadic clashes between two factions of the Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) CU unit.

 The university Assistant Proctor Md Shahidul Islam said none was arrested during the raid.

 Mentionable, the two factions ‘Bijoy’ and ‘Choose Friends with Care (CFC)’ of the BCL locked in several clashes in the last few days over establishing supremacy.

 A number of activists were also injured during the clashes.  The raid was conducted on Wednesday evening, said sources.