One of the cars of BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Isalm Alamgir’s motorcade which was attacked in Thakurgaon on December, 11, 2018. Photo: Collected.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Isalm Alamgir’s motorcade was attacked in his hometown Thakurgaon this morning, claimed the party.
Some 40-50 men attacked the motorcade at 1:00pm, Syrul Kabir Khan, a press wing staff of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, told The Daily Star.
The respected senior politician went to his hometown this morning a day after the Election Commission opened the field for Election Campaign.
Fakhrul’s personal secretary Eunus Ali told The Daily Star there was a police van parked nearby when the attack took place at Danarhat area, Thakurgaon Sadar.
District Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal President Md Kaes told our local correspondent that the attack was carried in front of Awami League office at Danarhat.