Bangladesh: People of Mathbaria took to the streets in protest against China, formed human chain, demanded withdrawal of case
People took to the streets after Chinese people attacked local residents with false allegations for obstructing the construction of a dam in Mathabaria in Bangladesh's Pirojpur district. To demand withdrawal of charges, people formed a human chain and protested against China.
The local people of Bangladesh took out a peaceful rally and demonstrated to withdraw these allegations. Locals described the attackers as "aggressive Chinese business minded people". People present in the human chain said that the country is progressing under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina, but some Chinese people are creating a lot of problems in the country. The people rallying said that if these allegations are not withdrawn, then the protest will be intensified in future. He warned the Chinese embassy to explain to its engineers, citizens and workers so that such incidents would not happen again.
The Chinese were stopped from work
On May 1, the residents there protested the land acquisition for a construction project in the area. After this some Chinese personnel working there clashed with the local people. After this a case was registered against the local people, which they are calling fake.