at least 21 people were injured in clashes between BCL and JCD activists at different places in the district during the hartal hours.
Some JCD activists stabbed Mehedi Hasan, a student leader of Govt. Haraganga College in front of the college gate at noon. Hearing the news, angry BCL activists attacked JCD activists and damaged at least 20 houses and eight private cars, leaving 21 people injured. Police arrested eight people in this connection.