DHAKA, July 7, (APP/AFP) At least one policeman was killed and
five others wounded Thursday after a small bomb exploded near a mass Eid prayer congregation in Bangladesh, police said.

Police and local media said the explosion occurred at a school
outside the prayer ground in the northern Kishoreganj district where at least 200,000 people were gathered. There were also exchanges of gunfire at the scene.

β€œOne police constable is dead and at least five others were injured,”
Mahbub, a police officer in the Kishoreganj control room, told AFP.