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Cocktail blast in Benapole

 Jashore Correspondent

 Published: 01:55 PM, 24 October 2021  

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Three young men were injured in a cocktail blast at Putkhali village under Benapole Land Port Police Station in Jashore.

The incident took place around 9:30 pm on Saturday at Madhyampara in Putkhali village.

The injured were rescued and admitted to the 250-bed General Hospital in Jashore. The condition of the two of them is critical.

The injured are - Sohel, son of Abdur Rahman of Putkhali village, Rashed, son of Ziaur Rahman and Ashikur Rahman, son of Abdur Razzak of Bagachara village. Rashed's right wrist was severed from his body. The condition of Sohel and Ashikur is also critical.

One of the injured said that some unidentified youths attacked them with cocktails in Putkhali Madhyapara.

However, another local source claimed that the trio was injured in the cocktail explosion when they were making cocktails ahead of the upcoming UP elections.

Benapole Land Port Police Station OC Mamun Khan said on information, police had been sent to the spot. The matter is being investigated. No one has yet lodged a complaint with the police station.