AL leader injured in factional clash dies in Noakhali

AL leader injured in factional clash dies in Noakhali



A local Awami League leader, who sustained injuries in a clash between two factional groups in Sadar upazila of Noakhali on Thursday night, died at a hospital today noon.

Abdul Haque Majhi Prokash alias Haque Sab (48), breathed his last at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Dhaka Healthcare Hospital around 12:30pm, said Md Shamim Kabir, additional superintendent (Sadar circle) of Noakhali police.

He was the vice president of Ewajbalia union’s ward union of AL, our Noakhali correspondent reports quoting the police official.

Meanwhile, police detained two people — Belal Hossain (40), and another Belal Hossain (31) — last night for their alleged involvement in the clash, said Tomas Barua, inspector (investigation) of Sudharam Model Police Station.

On Thursday, 20 people including Abdul Haque Majhi were injured in a clash between the followers of Ewajbalia union general secretary Abdul Mannan and Kaladrap union unit AL organising secretary Md Babul over establishing supremacy in the area.