Pabna Correspondent: Police has arrested 11 people, including Land Minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif’s son Sirhan Sharif Tamal, in a case filed for vandalism.
Police arrested them from different places of Ishwardi upazila on Thursday midnight.
According to sources, Land Minister Shamsur Rahman and his son-in-law Ishwardi municipality Mayor Abul Kalam Azad had long been at loggerheads over establishing supremacy in the area.
About 10-15 supporters of the minister swooped on a number of business establishments at Ishwardi upazila headquarters on Thursday and vandalised those, including a shop owned by Azad.
They also stormed the house of Zubaiyer Biswas, president of upazila unit Chhatra League, and ransacked it.
Later, Atiar Biswas, father of Zubaiyer, filed a case with Ishwardi Police Station on Thursday.
Risingbd/Pabna/May 19, 2017/Shaheen Rahman/Mukul