political violence

December 30, 2018
December 30, 2018

EC assures of probing violence reports

Election Commission (EC) has assured of investigating all incidents of violence during today’s general election that saw deaths of at least 17 people.

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

3 shot in Ctg BCL infighting

Three persons are shot during a clash between two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League on Chittagong College campus in the port city.

July 25, 2016
July 25, 2016

1 killed in Mathbaria AL factional clash

A man is killed and five others are injured as two factions of local Awami League locked into clashes over establishing supremacy in Mathbaria upazila of Pirojpur.

July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016

Violence case: BNP’s Aslam to be quizzed at jail gate

A Chittagong court orders police to quiz BNP Joint Secretary General Aslam Chowdhury at the jail gate in an explosive case.

June 29, 2016
June 29, 2016

Law enforcers behind disappearances: Khaleda

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia says the law enforcers including Rab and police members, who were involved in the incidents of forced disappearances and killings, will be brought to justice.

June 22, 2016
June 22, 2016

Journalist Shawkat Mahmud freed on bail

Journalist Shawkat Mahmud is released on bail from Kashimpur Jail in Gazipur.

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

Fakhrul gets bail in Paltan arson case

A Dhaka court grants bail to BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir in an arson case filed with Paltan Police Station.

May 3, 2016
May 3, 2016

Charges pressed against Fakhrul, 42 others in arson case

Police presses charges against BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir and 42 others in an arson case filed with Paltan Police Station.

April 15, 2016
April 15, 2016

AL men rampage at Ctg party office over UP nomination

Supporters of nomination hopefuls go on rampage and vandalised local Awami League office in Chittagong ahead of the upcoming union parishad elections.

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

Trends and patterns

Political violence remains inseparable from Bangladeshi politics and election violence is an integral part of that violence.