10 hurt in Savar AL infighting

United News of Bangladesh . Savar | Published: 18:14, Dec 31,2018


Ten activists of Awami League were injured in a clash between two factions of the party at Samair in Savar on Monday.

Locals said Sajib, a local AL activist, had an altercation with some other party men over wearing the 'Boat' badge on the election day on Sunday.

As a sequel of the incident, a group of AL men swooped on the house of Sajib in the morning.

On information, the associates of Sajib also went to the spot and retaliated, triggering a clash.

A chase and counter-chase took place between the two groups that left 10 people injured.

The injured were taken to a local hospital.

Abdul Awal, officer-in-charge of Savar Police Station, said a case was filed in this connection.

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