One killed in election violence in Nilphamari
Published : Sunday, 28 February, 2021 at 2:37 PM Count : 455
A man was killed and two others were injured in a clash between supporters of two councillor candidates at ward No. 5 in Syedpur upazila of Nilphamari district on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Chhotan Adhikari, 40, a resident of Munshipara area in the upazila. He was a supporter of councillor candidate Nazrul Islam Royel.
The incident occurred outside of Saidpur Women's College centre around 2pm.
Syedpur Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Abul Hasnat Khan confirmed the matter.