Two cases were filed against 800 people for vandalism and torching buses during protests over the death of SSC candidate Mainuddin Islam Durjoy in a bus accident in Dhaka's Rampura.
Police lodged a case against around 400-500 unknown persons with Rampura police station while another case was filed against 250-300 persons with Hatirjheel Police Station.
SI Maruf Hossain filed the Rampura case and SI AKM Niazuddin Mollah the Hatirjheel under the Explosive Substances Act.
however. no one has been arrested so far, said Abdul Ahad, deputy commissioner of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police Motijheel Division.
SSC candidate Mainuddin Islam Durjoy, 16, of Ekramunnesa High School was ran over by a bus of 'Anabil Paribahan' near Rampura Bazar on Monday night.
Later, the angry mob torched nine buses on the road.
Mainuddin Islam's mother filed a case in connection with the accident.
BDST: 1611 HRS, Dec 01, 2021