Four shot dead during Anti-Modi protest: Indian prime minister is in Bangladesh for 50th anniversary of self-reliance.
Four people were eliminated in the Bangladeshi city of Chittagong on Friday after authorities fired at protesters throughout a demonstration against a go to by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, cops authorities said.
“We had to discharge tear gas as well as rubber bullets to distribute them as they entered a police station and also performed extensive vandalism,” Rafiqul Islam informed Reuters, referring to protesters.
Mr Modi arrived in the resources, Dhaka, for a two-day browse through to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s freedom.
The militants in Chittagong were from the Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh, an Islamist group opposed to the check out by Mr Modi, that movie critics claimed has actually been pressing a Hindu-first agenda in India.
Mohammad Alauddin, one more police official in Chittagong, said that 8 individuals were required to a health center in the city with gunshot wounds.
4 of them died of their injuries.
Protests additionally flared in Dhaka, where loads of people, including 2 journalists, were harmed in clashes with cops, witnesses claimed.