4 killed, over 100 injured in clash with cops in Bhola

Staff Correspondent
20 October 2019, Sun
Published: 04:45 Updated: 06:25

4 killed, over 100 injured in clash with cops in Bhola

At least 4 people were killed and over 100 others injured in a clash with police at a demonstration programme of general Muslims in Bhola in Sunday (Oct 20).

SP Shorkar Md Kaisar confirmed this news and said that more than 9 bullet injured were admitted to sher e Bangla Medical College (SBMC).

SP Kaisar said that the demonstration programme was formed protesting 'Hate Speech' against Almighty 'Allah' and 'Prophet Mohammad (SM)' by a Hindu man named Biplab Chandra Shuvo through Facebook, the confrontation began at Borhanuddin Secondary school area around 12 am.

A message vilifying 'Allah' and 'Muhammad (Sm)' has been sent to several Facebook friends through messenger from Biplab's Facebook id.

Family Planning Officer at Borhanuddin Upazila Health Complex Md Shahin Mia said to media that the bodies of Shahin, Mahbub, Mahfuz and Mizan, who were shot dead in the clash, were brought to the hospital. And a number of injured people have been admitted.