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One killed in AL factional clash in Narail

  • Published at 09:13 pm April 9th, 2019
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Map of Narail district

At least 20 people including three women were also injured

A man was killed in a clash between two rival factions of the ruling Awami League at Kalabaria area under the Kalia upazila in Narail on Monday evening.

Identified as Kotai Sheikh, 45, the injured man died immediately after being taken to Khulna Medical college Hospital.

At least 20 people including three women were also injured and were admitted to Khulna and Gopalganj Medical College Hospitals.

According to the police and villagers, the clash took place between the Kaiyum Sikdar and Abed Sheikh groups over establishing dominance in the area.

Naragati police station OC Md Alamgir Hossain said: “Both parties were Awami League supporters. Police personnel have been deployed in the area and the situation is calm now.

“The culprits have left town, so no one was arrested. A case was filed in this connection,” he added.