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2 kids killed in Kishoreganj clash

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A Correspondent
Kishoreganj: Two children were killed in a clash between two groups of villagers over establishing supremacy at Barokanda village in Mithamain upazila on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Chaina Akhter, 9, daughter of Murshid Miah, and Mozakkir, 13, son of Mohammad Ali of the village.
Locals said Basir Member and Haidar Ali of the village had long been at loggerheads over establishing their control at the village.
As a sequel to the enmity, an altercation took place between their supporters on Monday night.
On Tuesday morning, the followers of both the groups, equipped with lethal weapons, attacked each other, leaving Chaina and Mozakkir dead on the spot.
Confirming the incident, additional police super of Kishoreganj Liton Kumar Saha said police brought the situation under control.
Additional police have been deployed in the area to fend off further trouble, he said.