Khagrachari Panchahari Upazila Awami League General Secretary Joy Nath Deb was seriously injured in the attack.
After the incident at around 11:30 pm on Friday night, he was sent to Khagrachari Sadar Hospital after initial treatment at Panchchhari Upazila Health Complex.
Panchchhari Upazila Awami League President Bahar Miah said that, a group of miscreants, who were masked an attack on Joy Nath Dev on the way to the fair held on Panchsheh upazila parishad ground on Friday night. At that time, they hit the head with sharp weapons and fled.
On this incident, he blamed the outgoing Awami League’s organizing secretary Abu Taher and his followers.
Panchchhari Police Station OC Mizanur Rahman said, has not yet known who has attacked. But the matter is being investigated. Attempts to arrest the accused are going on.
News source- eibela.com Report by Nihar Ranjan Biswas