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48-hr hartal in Rangamati May 7, 8

Published on: 7:51 pm - Saturday | May 5, 2018

Parbatya Bangalee Chhatra Parishad called a 48-hour hartal in Rangamati district for May 7 and 8 demanding arrest of Bangalee car driver Sajib’s killers.

The organisation central president Sahadat Hossain Sakib announced this on Saturday.
They also demanded the release of three Bangalees who went missing since April 16.
Black flag will be hoisted in three hill districts on Sunday.

They also threatened that they will go for tougher movements if their demands are not met.

Five people, including Sajib, were killed and eight others injured in a gun attack on a motorcade of the followers of slain Naniarchar upazila parishad chairman Shaktiman Chakma at Betchhari in the upazila on Friday.

They came under the attack while going to attend the funeral programme of the slain upazila parishad chairman at his Kukurmara family crematory in the upazila from Khagrachhari.

Advocate Shaktiman Chakma, 55, also a leader of Parbatya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samity (MN Larma faction), was shot dead by unidentified miscreants in front of the upazila parishad complex on Thursday.