Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today claimed that the Awami League president's political office at Dhanmondi came under attack this noon.
“At least seventeen leaders and activists have been injured during the attack,” he said.
Quader, and also general secretary of the ruling Awami League came up with the claims while addressing a press conference held at the Dhanmondi political office this afternoon.
“The injured leaders and activists have been taken to the hospital after the miscreants attacked them on Saturday noon,” he added.
While speaking in the press conference he also said: “The miscreants attacked the political office wearing helmets and school dresses.”
“We are agreed with the students’ demands but the government is really concerned about the safety of the students,” he reiterated.