2nd day of hartal begins with clashes, arson across the country


Staff Correspondent:   The second day of 60-hours long hartal called by the opposition 18-party alliance begins with clashes, vandalism and seting fire to ruling party offices and vehicles across the country on Monday.   In Dhaka’s Jatrabari peketers have set fire to an Awami League party office at around 6am in the morning. Meanwhile, a number of cacktails were also blast in the area, however, police couldn’t catch anyone involved in the incident.   A clashes between police men and pro-hartal activists in Savar of Dhaka left at least 20 injured.   Another 30 people were injured in a clash in Lalmonirhat district while similar inccidents happened in Khulna, Bhairab, Gazipur and some other districts.   Hundreds of crude bombs were also blast in different places including the capital city.

Source: BD Chronicle