Pre-hartal violence: at least 40 vehicles vandalised and torched across the country (Video)
Jamaat-Shibir and BNP men last night vandalised and torched at least 40 vehicles across the country. Hartal supporters also attempted to set fire to a train heading for Mymensingh at Gafargaon Rail Station late last night.
Hartal supporters attacked police in Santhia Bazar area in Pabna, leaving at least four policemen injured, including two sub-inspectors.
In the capital, hartal supporters torched at least four vehicles, including a car, and vandalised 10 buses.
Hartal supporters also vandalised at least 10 buses at Gazipur Bus Terminal after a clash between activists of Awami League and BNP.
Supporters of BNP-Jamaat torched a bus on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Mohammad Ali Bazar area of Feni around 9:15pm. They also hurled brick chips at several vehicles on the highway.
Meanwhile, the local administration in Bogra imposed a ban on all public gatherings at six upazilas, including Bogra municipal area, for an indefinite period to avert untoward incidents.