“Acting Interior Minister and the Police’s Director General eulogise the death of Brigadier General Ali Barima Hammad, who died while performing his duty to protect the demonstrators near Stack Medical Laboratory,” the press workplace of the Sudanese police mentioned in an announcement.
The police didn’t reveal the circumstances which led to the loss of life of the senior police officer, however the brand new casualty would possibly mark an escalation of confrontations between protesters and safety forces.
Sudanese protesters took to the streets once more on Thursday in the capital Khartoum and different cities in new and more and more common demonstrations to demand civilian rule.
Protesters gathered in central Khartoum and tried to succeed in the presidential palace, witnesses instructed Xinhua.
Crowds of demonstrators in Omdurman additionally headed in the direction of Al-Arbaeen Street, a significant avenue resulting in a bridge linking Omdurman and Khartoum, they added.
Khartoum State’s Police issued an announcement earlier on Thursday asserting partial closure to some bridges linking the most important cities of Khartoum, Omdurman, and Bahri.
Military items have been deployed on the entrances of many of the bridges and on the interior roads to the presidential palace and the military’s common command headquarters.
Sudan has been struggling a political disaster after the overall commander of the Sudanese Armed Forces Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan declared a coup on October 25, 2021 and dissolved the Sovereign Council and the federal government.