Section 144 imposed in Ashuganj

New Age Online

The local administration on Saturday imposed section 144 in Ashuganj upazila as two rival groups of Awami league called separate programmes at the same venue and time, reports United News of Bangladesh.The restriction will remain in force from 6:00 am to 12:00 am.Abu Jafar, officer-in-charge of Ashuganj police station, said Shafiullah Mia, convener of the new committee of Ashuganj upazila unit Awami League, called a meeting in front of the party’s upazila office around 11 am.In another incident, Hanif Munshi, former general secretary of the recently abolished committee of the unit, called a separate meeting to be held at the same venue simultaneously.Apprehending trouble, the local administration imposed the restriction to maintain the law and order.

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