Apr 11 (UNB) – A police constable was killed and 30 villagers were
injured in a police-mob clash at Begumabad village in Raipura thana
clash ensued when a police team led by Officer-in-Charge of Raipura
thanan went to the village at 7-30 am to arrest a wanted criminal.
said the villagers attacked them in a bid to resist the arrest and at
one stage opened fire, killing constable Nazrul Islam (40) of village
Bikrampur in Tungibari thana of Gopalganj district.
30 villagers were injured in a police baton charge. They were admitted
to Bhairab Hospital.
also arrested five people in connection with the killing.