Kushtia Correspondent: An activist of Awami League was killed in a factional clash between two rival groups over establishing supremacy in Abdalpur village of Sadar upazila of the on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Mainuddin Bishwas. He was the father of Jewel Rana Halim, general secretary of Islamic University unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League.
Police and local sources said that Abdalpur union AL general secretary Golam Mostafa and his supporters attacked the house of Union Parishad Chairman Ali Haider this morning. Meanwhile, the both sides locked into a clash, leaving Moinuddin injured critically. Later, he was taken to Kushtia General Hospital where duty doctor declared him dead.
SM Tanvir Arafat, superintendent of police in Kushtia and other top officials of police department visited the spot.
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