January 5th, on Saturday, two clashes took place between the two sides in connection with the incident of molestation of some students in front of Imdad Majumder Bidanikitane in Mikulkandi area of Khalachara union of Zakiganj. In this incident, Muslim boy Kabir Ahmed and Jamal Ahmed of Mirchanchak village, Hindu boy Akshay Roy, Sushil Ray and Chittaranjan Roy of Mulikandi village were injured. Then some Muslim people in the area announced the mike of different mosques to get over the Hindus. In order to loot valuable items of Hindu home. At the same time, people of Hindu village also prepared to resist the teeth. After getting the news, Zakiganj Police Station, local UP chairman and local leaders were able to calm everyone after reaching the spot. People from two villages are protected from a major communal riot. Otherwise on that day many people could have lost their life.
Zakiganj Today Desk: January 3rd, 2017