At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE
At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE
Bangladesh

Bangladesh police shoot dead five workers protesting at China-backed power plant

  • The employees were protesting over unpaid wages and working hours at the SS Power One plant in Banshkhali
  • Police said about 2,000 protesters threw rocks and bricks at the force, who responded with gunfire

Topic |   Bangladesh
At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE
At least five people were shot dead as police opened fire at workers demanding a pay rise at a China-backed power plant in Bangladesh. File photo: EPA-EFE
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