A group of supporters of Awami League’s nominee blockaded the rail link in Natore, interrupting trains between Dhaka and northern districts this morning.
Supporters of AL nominee for Natore-1 constituency Shahidul Islam Bakul went into agitation this morning in demands of giving him the ticket, our local correspondent reports.
Awami League has nominated two candidates from this constituency - Shahidul Islam Bakul and Md Ramjan Ali Sarkar. Ultimately, one would have to withdraw.
Bakul’s supporters blockaded Malanchi Railway Station in Bagatipara area around 11:00pm.
Contacted, Md Ataur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Bagatipara Police Station, said police dispersed demonstrators from the rail link.