Sunday, April 18th, 2021

40 injured in Gopalganj clash

Sunday, 18 April 2021 | 4:11 pm | 44 times

40 injured in Gopalganj clash

At least 40 people were injured in a clash between two groups of people over occupying a tempo-stand at Gopalganj Sadar upazila.

Police said, there was dispute between Sujon Sheikh and Sentu Sheikh of Ghoshchar Uttarpara village centering a tempu-stand. Following the dispute, supporters of two group locked into the clash with lethal weapons.

Later, on information, police rushed to the spot fired 15 rounds of shot-gun bullets and brought the situation under control. Meanwhile, 10 houses and shops were vandalized.

During the clash, five policemen also received bullet injuries.

Additional police super (Sadar Circle) Mohammad Sanowar Hossain confirmed the matter.

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