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144 in Khoksa over BNP-BCL meeting

Our Correspondent, Khoksa - February 11th, 2013

Local administration imposed section 144 in Khoksa bus stand area in Khoksa upazila of Kushtia since Saturday morning as two political parties called street rallies at the same venue and same time.
Local Upazila Nirbahi Officer Sohel Hasan clamped the section 144 at about 8:00am and said it will continue until further notice.
Two parties —-Khoksa upazila unit BNP and ruling Party’s wings Jubo League and Bangladesh Chattra League, two youth front of ruling Awami League (AL) jointly called the rallies at bus stand area at 11:00am Saturday.
The section 144 was slammed in a bid to maintain law and order in the area, UNO said.
The section 144 was blamed by  BNP. Syed Mehedi Ahmed Rumi, president of Kushtia district BNP told that his party called meeting there first.
“The ruling party called its meeting just to foil our meeting.
Khoksa upazila AL president Babul Akter admitted the matter.
“We are trying to solve the matter and we will discuss it with BNP leaders,” Babul said.