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BNP-police Clash in Ctg

4 cases filed

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 18 January, 2023 12:00 AM
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4 cases filed

CHATTOGRAM: Police filed four cases accusing at least 600 leaders and activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) over their clash with police in the port city’s Kajir Dewri on Monday.

The cases were filed against 90 named leaders, including BNP city unit Convener Dr Shahadat Hossain, Member Secretary Abul Hashem Bakkar and Central Committee Organisational Secretary Mahbub E Rahman Shamim and 500 unnamed ones at Kotowali Police Station on Tuesday morning.

On that day, BNP men were marching in front of its office on Nur Ahmed Road.

All of a sudden, they ‘attacked’ policemen, set a police bike on fire and ransacked a police box.