At least six people were shot when an Awami League procession was attacked on Saturday evening by a rival group in Basurhat of Companiganj in Noakhali.
According to witnesses, supporters of Basurhat municipality Mayor Quader Mirza, brother of Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader brought out a procession on Saturday evening which was attacked by a rival group near ward no 9 of Basurhat at 7pm.
Six people were shot during the incident and were later admitted to Noakhali General Hospital.
Five of the wounded have been identified as, Sabuj(40), Mohammad Sunny (28), Delwar Hossain (26), Didar (35) and Jisan (23).
Companiganj Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mir Jahedul Haque Rony confirmed the news to UNB.