Published: Saturday, March 23, 2013

Mass hearing on Bogra violence held

A mass hearing on violence, which shook Bogra on March 3, was held in the office of Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Dupchacia yesterday.
A three-member probe committee led by Additional Deputy Commissioner (Revenue) Golam Kabir conducted the hearing.
UNO Mamunur Rashid said 25 witnesses told the hearing that activists of Jamaat-Shibir, backed by the main opposition BNP, are responsible for the violence.
Jamaat-Shibir men attacked the minorities and ruling party men’s houses and looted valuables on March 3.