Update May 17, 2015

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Chittagong City Corporation councilor aspirant held for violence

Sumel Sarker

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Chittagong City Corporation councilor aspirant held for violence

17 May 2015, Nirapad News: Bakalia thana Police arrested a councillor aspirant and his bodyguard in a case over violence during Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) polls.

The arrested persons were identified as Jasim Uddin alias Barmaia Jasim, 54, and his bodyguard Mohammad Yusuf, 32. They were arrested from Boubazar area of Bakalia thana on Saturday morning.

Jasim was the Councillor aspirant of ward-35 at Bakshirhat. He allegedly led an attack on rival Nurul Haque’s followers on April 28 and that left five persons injured .

Mohammad Mohsin, Officer-in-Charge of Bakalia thana, said injured Akter Hossain was still at the Chittagong Medical College and Hospital. Roksana Begum wife of Akter filed the case naming Jasim as the key accused.

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