Rival attack injures two ‘BCL men’ in Sylhet

UNB | Published: August 20, 2017 06:12:20 | Updated: October 24, 2017 08:12:16

Two activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) sustained injuries in an attack by their rivals in Subidbazar area of Sylhet city on Saturday night.

The injured -- Moudud, and Nabid -- were taken to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital. Of them, the condition of Moudud is critical, sources said.

Quoting witnesses, Gousul Hossian, officer-in-charge of Kotowali Police Station, said that the duo was heading to Amborkhana road riding on a motorbike. 

When the duo approached in front of Eastern Thai Aluminum under Airport Police Station, some leaders of Sylhet city unit BCL attacked them around 9:30 pm, leaving them injured.

Contacted, Sylhet city unit BCL general secretary Abdul Halim Tusar declined the attack.

Tusar also claimed that the injured are not BCL men; they are muggers. There are many allegations against them with different police stations.

Airport Police Station OC Mosharraf Hossian said a motorcycle was found abandoned in airport thana area, reports UNB.

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