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Factional clash of BCL at CMC, 10 hurt

 CMC Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 12:26 PM, 5 January 2018   Updated: 08:30 PM, 22 January 2018

Comilla Medical College (File photo)

Comilla Medical College (File photo)

10 people were injured in a clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) in Comilla Medical College (CMC) on Thursday night. All of them are BCL activist. Condition of two injured are so critical.

According to witness and police source, the clash ensued at the Sheikh Russel Dormitory around 2:30 am between two groups of the BCL over establishing supremacy in the Medical College. The injured students are supporters of BCL of Comilla Medical College former president Abdul Hannan and Habibur Rahman.

Two of the seriously injured students were identified as Toufiq Ahmed, supporters of Abdul Hannan and Irfanul Haque, supporter of Habibur Rahman. Both of them are student of 23rd batch in the medical college. They are seriously injured.

Irfanul was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital after the incident. Toufiq was admitted to the city`s Moon Hospital. Later, he was taken to Dhaka for admission in Dhaka Medical College Hospital around 10am on Friday.

The remaining injured students were admitted to the Comilla Medical College Hospital.

According to the college sources, supporters of Habibur Rahman attacked Abdul Hannan`s supporters at the dormitory in the midnight. At the time, both sides got involved in a clash with the sticks and knifes.

College Principal Mohsin-uz-Zaman Chowdhury said, "There was a clash between two factions of BCL on midnight yesterday. We have informed it the law enforcement agencies and the local MP. College Academic Council called a meeting to discussions about the prevailing situation.

Comilla Kotwali Model Thana Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abu Salam Mia said, "Both of the BCL factions have made trouble between themselves. Police brought the situation under control. No case has been filed so far."

In connection with the collision, two groups of leading people have been approached to contact the mobile phone. But they did not call anyone.

In the last six months, there were three clashes between the parties.

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