Petrol bomb attacks:11 burnt and 29 injured in Feni
Feni, 11 February 2015, Nirapad News: Miscreants hurled two petrol bombs into a passenger bus in Feni and leaving 11 passengers burnt where at least 29 injured . This violent arson attacks took place on Tuesday night amid the ongoing nationwide transport blockade and shutdown called by the BNP and its allies.
11 people were burnt when a bus caught fire after assailants hurled petrol bombs at it at Feni’s Dagonbhuiyan Upazila. The bus was crossing the Upazila’s Amirgaon area when it came under the attack around 9:30 pm.
Locals rushed the injured to the Feni Sadar Hospital at around 10 pm, resident doctor Asim Kumar Saha told to the press. He said two of the injured were later sent to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital in critical condition.
Quoting Mohsena Khatun, one of injured, her son ‘Kashem’ told the press that attackers had thrown two petrol bombs into the bus.
More than 60 people have died in acts of arson, vandalism and firebombing around Bangladesh since Jan 5, the day the non-stop blockade started. More than 100 people burned and injured are undergoing treatment in hospitals across the country.