Demonstrations against liquor business
A human chain was formed on Friday protesting at the set up of liquor shops in Sadar upazila of Madaripur district.
Local people, including a large number of devotees, attended the human chain at Mostofapur bus stand in the upazila.
The protesters brought out a procession shouting anti-liquor slogans that paraded the main roads of Mostofapur bazaar and the bus stand, and ended in a rally.
Speakers at the rally said a local resident Shahid opened liquor shops at the houses of Shamsu Sarder near Mostofapur bus stand defying district administration's instruction for removing drug shops. The administration is not taking actions in this regard, the speakers said.