Dhaka, Thursday, 14, December 2017
Bangladesh

Police break up protest over gas price increase

Bangladesh police used tear gas and water cannon to break up hundreds who took to the streets of the capital on Tuesday in protest against an increase in the price of gas. The Energy Regulatory Commission last week announced an increase in gas prices by an average 22.7 per cent in two phases starting next month.

28 Feb 2017, 18:09
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