Female AL leader beat up by rival
A female Awami league leader was beat up by her rivals at Charani Pattahi village in Indurkani upazila of Pirojpur on Friday.
Injured Selina Begum, 38, was organizing secretary of Indurkani upazila unit AL. She was the wife of Zahid Hossain Hawlader.
Locals said, the victim’s husband ssain Hawlader had a long standing dispute with Alamgir Hawlader and Alauddin Hawlader of the village over a piece of land.
On Friday morning, Alamgir Hawlader and Alauddin Hawlader with their followers attacked Zahid Hawlader while he was returning home after putting seeds on the land.
The attackers also beat up Selina Begum when she tried to save her husband.
Salina was admitted to a local hospital.
Residential medical officer (RMO) of the hospital said Salina’s legs were fractured. Her body also bore several injury marks.
Officer in-charge (OC) of Indurkani Police Station OC Md Habibur Rahman said, on information police rushed to the scene and rescued the victims.
Selina alleged that the attackers looted her mobile phone, gold chain, ear rings and cash taka.