Laxmipur-1 (Ramganj) Awami League nominated candidate Dr. Anwar Hossain Khan and party independent candidate Jubo League presidium member. Clashes and chases took place between the supporters of Habibur Rahman Popan. The clash took place in Darbeshpur area of the upazila on Monday night.
During this, 10 people including former president of Union Chhatra League, Billal Hossain, were injured. Among the injured, 4 people have been admitted to Ramganj Upazila Health Complex and 6 people have been given first aid.
According to police and party sources, mass communication was held in Darbeshpur area around 7:30 pm in support of independent candidate Habibur Rahman Pawan’s eagle symbol. Meanwhile, the candidate for the boat Dr. With the support of Anwar Hossain Khan, counter mass communication was started there. At one point, supporters of independent candidate Habibur Rahman Pawan, led by Union Chhatra League president Rakib Hossain, were attacked on behalf of the boat. There is a back-and-forth chase between the two parties. Billal Hossain, former president of Union Chhatra League, Alamgir Hossain Sheikh, Feroz Alam Bhuttu, Anwar Hossain and Md. 10 people including Nuru Mollah were injured. Later, the police went to the spot and brought the situation under control.
Independent candidate Habibur Rahman Pawan complained, “Since the start of mass communication, the people of the boat candidate have continued to attack my supporters. 10 people were injured in the attack during the mass gathering. Earlier on the same day in the morning while carrying out mass communication in West Bigha area, women activist Shahnaz Khanam’s hand was broken by the people of the boat.
However, the boat candidate Dr. Anwar Hossain Khan denied the allegation and told reporters, “Supporters of independent candidate Pawan attacked the supporters of the boat.” He also threatened to kill me. I have informed the District Returning Officer about this.’
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Ramganj Police Station. Solaiman Hossain said, ‘There was a clash between boat and eagle supporters. Some were injured. Legal action is being taken in this regard. However, two people including Rakib Hossain and Mominul Alam alias Emon have been arrested for allegedly breaking the hand of a woman worker in the morning. The situation is under the control of the police.