A person has been killed and five others have been injured in a clash between two groups trifling matter in College road area under Sreenagar upazila in Munshiganj. The deceased is Shiraj Chokdar, 55.
Srinagar police station duty officer Sub-Inspector Md Saiduzzaman said: “Jogorgaon village’s Rahad got into a quarrel with another Rahad of Bejgaon over a trifling matter on Friday night.”
They locked into a clash when a group of 30-40 supporters of Bejgaon’s Rahad, including Chhatra League leader Pavez Sikdar Panir, attacked Rahad from Joshurgaon on Friday night.
SI said: “Six people were injured in the clash. Siraj was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries in the midnight.”
“The injured are being treated at a local hospital,” he added.
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