CHATTOGRAM: Fifteen people were injured in a clash between two factions of Chittagong University Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Friday night, reports UNB.
SM Ziaul Islam, assistant proctor of CU, said supporters of BCL Bijoy group have long been trying to establish supremacy at the AF Rahman Hall on the campus.
As a sequel to the altercation, both groups equipped with sticks and sharp weapons took position in front of the hall around 9 pm. A chase and counter chase took place, leaving 15 people injured.
Three of the injured were taken to Chattogram Medical College and Hospital. The others were given first aid.
A number of crude bombs were exploded while ten rooms of the dormitory were also vandalised during the clash.
On receiving information, police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.