BNP leaders-activists made cocktail explosions in various places of Habiganj city. At that time, BNP leaders and workers clashed with the police in Shaestanagar area. These cocktail explosions and clashes took place from 8:30 pm today on Saturday. In this situation, panic spread throughout the city. However, the details of the casualties are not yet known.
According to police and eyewitness sources, 4 cocktail explosions took place in Sabuj Bagh area of the city at 8:30 pm. The police rushed to the spot after receiving the information. Then the news spread that BNP leaders and activists set fire to the streets in the Shaistanagar area of the city.
When the police rushed to the spot on receiving the information, the BNP leaders-activists chased them and detonated several cocktails. Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets to bring the situation under control. However, no casualties were reported.
On the other hand, a CNG autorickshaw was vandalized in the commercial area. Till writing this report at 9:30 pm, the police were staying in Shaestanagar area.
Additional Superintendent of Police of Habiganj Sadar Circle Khalilur Rahman said that suddenly the BNP leaders and activists started making cocktail explosions. They set fire to 2 motorcycles. However, it is not possible to say whether any policemen have been injured in the incidents at different places.