A crude bomb has been exploded during a council of north unit of Chittagong district Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) in Chittagong today, erupting clashes among BCL leaders and activists that foiled the gathering.
The hand-made bomb has been exploded at the Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB), Chittagong auditorium, in the port city around 12pm.
Police, later, opened blank fire to disperse them and brought the situation under control.
Awami League lawmaker ABM Fazle Karim Chowdhury, Rangunia MP Hasan Mahmud and north unit of Chittagong district Bangladesh Awami League President Nurul Alam Chowdhury were present, among others, during the incident.
Bangladesh Chhatra League is the student wing of the ruling Awami League.