Shibir-police clash hurts 10 in RajshahiNew Age Online
At least 10 persons including two policemen were injured in a clash between the law enforcers and Islami Chhatra Shibir activists in Rajshahi on Monday, police and witnesses said.
Locals said Shibir men tried to bring out a procession at about 11:10am at Ganakpara intersection in the city, when the police hurled sound grenades to disperse them.
The Shibir activists also hurled several crude bombs to the police leaving two constables Jaane Alom and Abdul Majid, injured.
Later, additional police forces rushed to the spot and fired several rounds of rubber bullets and tear gas canisters to control the situation.
Officer-in-charge of Boalia police station Ziaur Rahman said none was arrested in this connection and a case will be lodged.
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