2 killed in AL factional clash in Narsingdi


Narsingdi, Mar 19: At least two people were killed and three others injured in a clash between two factions of Awami League (AL) over establishing supremacy in Narsingdi early Tuesday.The deceased were identified as Iqbal Hossain, 30, nephew of Mirza Char union parishad chairman Jafar Iqbal Manik and Amanullah, 27.

The bullet-hit injured Sazzad Hossain, 28, Azizul Islam, 26 and Rahmat Ullah, 18 were sent to Dhaka for better treatment.

All victims were the supporters of the union chairman, said Mozaffar Hossain, officer-in-charge (operation) of Raipura Police Station.

Additional police were deployed on the spot to control untoward situation, the OC added.