AL factional clash kills man in Faridpur

Published: April 16, 2018 12:53:42 | Updated: April 16, 2018 21:11:22

Google map showing Faridpur district

A man has died in a clash between two factions of local Awami League at Krishnapur Bazar under Sadarpur upazila of Faridpur on Monday morning.  

The deceased was identified as Mannan Sikder, son of Mohammad Ali, resident of Radhanagar village in Krishnapur union.

Mohammad Ali, Officer-in-Charge of Sadarpur Police Station said a clash erupted on Sunday afternoon between the supporters of union parishad chairman Billal Fakir and Akhteruzzaman Titash over the lease of the local market.

The supporters of the two groups vandalised several shops and houses in the area during the clash, reports UNB.

As the sequel of the incident, a clash ensued again on Monday morning which left Mannan dead, said police.

Tipped off, the law enforcers rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.

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