COX’S BAZAR: Abdur Rahman Bodi, former lawmaker from Cox’s Bazar-4, was injured after being knocked down by a buffalo while watching a buffalo fight contest in Cox’s Bazar’s Teknaf, reports UNB.
The incident took place at Teknaf beach area around 3pm on Sunday, said Shahidul Alam, member of the organising committee.
Witnesses said the former member of parliament was watching the buffalo fighting with interest like everyone else there. Suddenly, one of the buffaloes rushed towards Bodi and hit him. Later, he fell to the ground and was injured. Locals rescued him and took him to a safer place.
Former MP did not receive the phone call when the correspondent tried to contact him for comment.