Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– At least nine people were burnt alive as houses at Kalshi Bihari camp in the capital’s Mirpur area were set on fire this morning during a series of clashes over blasting crackers on the occasion of Shab-e-Barat.
Another person was hit by bullets during the clashes, succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, hospital sources confirmed.
BBN/SSR/AD-14June14-1:50 pm (BST)