:: Peoples Time Online ::
BNP activists clashed with police in front of party’s central office in the capital’s Naya Paltan. The clash started on Wednesday afternoon in the party’s nomination form. Meanwhile, activists of the police force set fire on the van.
Meanwhile, BNP activists attacked the police without provocation, said DMP Motijheel Division Deputy Commissioner Anwar Hossain.
He said that the police had just asked them to move out of their streets so that the movement of traffic is normal. But they suddenly attacked the police. Later, our (police) burned two cars. Several members of the police were injured during this time, he said.
In the immediate reaction, BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi Ahmed alleged that the police organized a planned attack on BNP activists coming to the nomination form without any provocation.
He said that the Election Commission is conducting this attack by the Election Commission on the instructions of Sheikh Hasina. We are in favor of peace. We give the highest patience.