Clash over cricket match, 20 injured
At least 20 people, including a policeman, were injured in a clash between two groups over a cricket match yesterday at Gochhamara village in Bhairab upazila.
Police and locals said two local teams--one led by Saat Bhai Bari and another by Bhelar Bari'--engaged in an altercation over the match on Monday.
As a sequel to the conflict, people of Bhelar Bari equipped with lethal weapons, attacked the men of Saat Bhai Bari, prompting them to retaliate yesterday morning.
At least eight houses were damaged during the clash.
The injured were admitted to Bhairab Halth Complex and other clinics.