BNP stages demo throughout u . S . A .

Politics Desk, Tanvir Ahamed Shawon, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: BNP stages demo throughout u . S . A . A day after BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia was provided a five-12 months prison time period in a graft case, leaders and activists of the celebration staged demonstrations inside the capital and elsewhere within the u . S . A ., worrying her on the spot launch. Hundreds of BNP leaders and activists assembled at the Naya Paltan vicinity after Jumma prayer the day prior to this.

Led via BNP secretary preferred Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, a procession was added out from the north gate of the Baitul Mukarram Mosque in front of the BNP’s relevant workplace.
The leaders who joined the procession included vice-chairman Md Shahjahan, vice-chairman Shamsuzzaman Dudu and Dhaka metropolitan south unit’s wellknown secretary Kazi Abul Bashar. However, some senior leaders, together with the celebration’s senior joint secretary trendy Ruhul Kabir Rizvi, remained in the birthday celebration office.

A huge contingent of law enforcers, along with participants of the police, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and intelligence branches, were deployed on the streets to keep away from any untoward incident. The regulation enforcers observed the procession and attempted to disperse the BNP activists when they reached the Nightingale intersection near the birthday party headquarters at Naya Paltan. Some of the activists scampered to take safe haven in nearby lanes, even as others managed to attain the birthday party workplace. As a part of the party’s -day demonstration programme, the BNP activists will even keep protest rallies today (Saturday) throughout the u . S ..

In Rajshahi and Barisal cities, BNP supporters took to the streets in protest in opposition to Khaleda Zia’s conviction inside the Zia Orphanage Trust case. Meanwhile, the regulation enforcers have filed cases in opposition to 246 BNP men in Sylhet and Chittagong towns in connection with the clashes that had erupted after the court docket verdict on Thursday.

In Sylhet, regulation enforcers filed instances in opposition to 197 BNP and Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists following clashes inside the Bandarbazar vicinity on Thursday. In Chittagong, instances had been filed in opposition to forty nine BNP people with Kotwali police station in reference to clashes in front of the birthday party office on Thursday. One of the cases become filed underneath the Anti-Terrorism Act, while the opposite turned into filed for attacking the police, in keeping with police resources.

At least 15 people, consisting of 8 policemen, had been injured inside the clash close to the party office within the metropolis’s Kazir Dewri area. Police also detained 15 BNP guys, including Chittagong metropolis unit president Dr Shahdat Hossain, from the city. In Kushtia, regulation enforcers detained 27 BNP activists. In Bagerhat, 4 leaders and activists of the Islami Chhatra Shibir, the student body of the Jamaat-e-Islami, were detained.


Politics Desk,