Candidates of the two main parties Awami League and BNP took to the field on Tuesday to campaign for the Dhaka-18 by-election. Among them, BNP activists have been accused of attacking their campaigns. On the contrary, the Awami League candidate has campaigned in a festive atmosphere.
According to BNP sources, BNP leaders and activists started gathering at the Mazar crossroads area around 10 am yesterday. Awami League leaders and activists attacked there. 40 people were injured. BNP leaders and activists gathered at the airport bus stand around 11:15 pm. From there, the BNP organized a procession in Uttara Sector No. 1. Later a road meeting was held on Jasimuddin Road.
BNP candidate SM Jahangir said, “Before reaching the shrine area, I was called by the police and told to go to the spot.” The situation is out of their control. But every day we determine the place of public relations with the permission of the police. ‘
According to Awami League sources, the party started its campaign in front of the Central Mosque in Uttara Sector 12 to the accompaniment of musical instruments at noon. Chandalbhog became an old bridge and public relations went to different areas of ward 53 of DNCC.
Regarding the attack on the BNP’s mass media, Awami League candidate Habib Khan said that the BNP has a quarrel over the nomination. They are obstructing their own propaganda. Fights are also happening in it