Police file case over Noakhali clash
Companiganj Police Station SI Zakir Hossain filed the case Wednesday afternoon mentioning the names of 98 persons. Moveover, 150 unidentified persons were also made accused in the case.
Meanwhile, police have, so far, detained at least 27 people over the incident.
Confirming the matter, Companiganj Police OC Meer Jahidul Haque Ronny said the feuding groups obstructed police to discharge their duties.
They also swooped on the law enforcers, leaving a number of cops injured including OC Jahidul.
A clash took place reportedly between the supporters of Basurhat Municipality Mayor Abdul Quader Mirza and suspended Companiganj Upazila Awami League organizing secretary Mizanur Rahman (Badal) at Rupali Chattar area in Basurhat Municipality in the evening.