Political violence

One more Shahbagh arson victim dies
Mohammad Jamil Khan

Dhaka College student succumbs after six days of fighting burn injuries of a political violence

Dhaka College student Ohidur Rahman Babu, victim of political violence, succumbed to his burn injuries a Dhaka hospital early on Wednesday.

He was a victim of the arson on a bus at Shahbagh where 19, including journalist, lawyer, businessmen, were injured. Two victims of the incident died within the first two days, while Babu succumbed to his injuries after six days of fighting.

Babu succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital around 4:30am, DMCH police outpost Inspector Mozammel Hoque said.

He was a first year Dhaka College student of political science.

On November 28, miscreants hurled petrol bomb at a running bus near Shahbagh during a blockade programme of the 18-party alliance.

Ohidur was on the bus which was set on fire over demands of national elections in line with demand for non-partisan government.

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