Satkhira: At least five activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and its associate student body Islami Chhatra Shibir were injured with bullets in a clash with police and BGB at Kadamtala Bazar near the district town in the morning.
Officer-in-charge of Satkhira Sadar Police Station Shahajan Khan said a group of Jamaat-Shibir activists blocked the road in Kadamtala Bazar area by placing logs at about 7.00am.
They also blasted several crude bombs and vandalised four vehicles, including a Satkhira-bound bus of SP Golden Paribahan.
The clash ensued as separate teams of police and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) tried to disperse them.
A chase and counter-chase took place afterwards.
Later, the law enforces fired five rounds of bullet and lobbed several teargas canisters, leaving five Jamaat-Shibir men injured.
On the other hand, police arrested two Shibir men from Benerpata area and seized four motorcycles and 10 bicycles of Shibir men.