No less than 50 folks have been injured in a conflict between two rival factions of ruling Awami League in Noakhali’s Companiganj upazila at this time.
Confirming the incident, Robiul Haq, inspector (investigation) at Companiganj Police Station, mentioned police personnel are on the spot and shot round 10-12 tear shells attempting to deliver the scenario beneath management.
The conflict was nonetheless happening until final reported round 8:10pm.
The conflict ensued round 4:45pm in entrance of the AL workplace in Chaprashirhaat Purba Bazaar space of the upazila between the followers of Mizanur Rahman Badal, Companiganj upazila AL unit organising secretary and former upazila chairman, and people of Jamal Uddin Liton, chairman of Char Fakira union parishad, experiences our Noakhali correspondent.
Badal is shut aide and follower of MP Ekram Chowdhury, whereas Liton is a detailed aide of Basurhat mayor Abdul Quader Mirza
Our correspondent experiences that Badal had known as for his followers to collect on the AL workplace round 4:45pm, whereas followers of Liton additionally gathered there on the similar time. This led to chase and counter chase and gunfire change between the 2 teams, leaving a minimum of 50 folks injured together with a number of with bullet wounds.
Burhan Uddin Muzaqquir, correspondent of native each day Barta Bazaar, additionally sustained a bullet wound whereas overlaying the report on the spot.
In the meantime, Basurhat Municipality Mayor Quader Mirza, additionally brother of Street Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, appeared in a Fb Dwell video and alleged that his followers have been being attacked in Chaprashirhaat.
If any of them dies, the accountability must be taken by Minister Obaidul Quader, lawmakers Enamul Karim Chowdhury and Nizam Hazari, Companiganj Upazila Parishad Chairman Shahab Uddin, and former upazila chairman Badal, Quader Mirza mentioned.