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Gulapgong announces Tk 43 cr.63 Lack budget

Gulapgong puroshova on sunday announced a budget of Tk 43 cr.63 Lack for the fiscal 2015-2016. puroshova  mayor Jakaria Ahmed paplu unveiled the budget at a programme in the presence of politicians, civil society members and people of different sections at the puro Bhaban on sunday morning. The Fifteenth budget of the puroshova envisages a revenue income of Tk 53 ...

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Flood situation in Sylhet worsens

The flood situation in Sylhet districts has worsened due to incessant rain and onrush of water from the upstream. seven unions in Gowainghat upazila have been inundated by flood water. Locals said the road communication remained snapped with the upazila for the last three days. About 2,000 hectares of crop fields of the area were washed way by the flood ...

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2 held with liquor in Sylhet

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested two people along with 180 bottles of liquor at Mirapara in the city early Friday. The arrestees were identified as Lutfur, 28, son of late Thosir Uddin in Zakigonj upazila, and Suhel, 25, son of Shomser Ali in Chaathak upazila. Tipped off, a team of RAB-9 conducted a raid in Mirapara area around ...

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Youths held with phensidyl in Sylhet

Members of Rapid Action Battalion-9 (RAB) in a drive arrested two youths along with 118 bottles of Phensedyl from Mirapara area in the city early Friday. The arrestees were identified as Lutfur Rahman, 28, son of late Tosir Uddin of Jakiganj upazila under Sylhet district and Sohel Mia, 25, son of Samser Ali of Chhatak Thana under Sunamganj district. Sources ...

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Heavy downpour paralyses Sylhet City

The Sylhet  city and its adjacent areas on Saturday  experienced light to moderate rainfall bringing a respite from the persisting heat as well as a bit suffering for the city dwellers.The first downpour of the monsoon started around 12pm and continued till filing of this report at 5.10pm. Met office sources said it recorded 8 millimetres rainfall from 12pm to ...

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Rural infrastructure improvement project being implemented

Roads and Highway (RHD) has implemented a big project aiming at enhancing the accessibility of the rural people to the markets and economic opportunities in the region with ultimate goal of uplifting their living and livelihood condition. The One-year project is being implemented in 4 districts under Sylhet divisions at a cost of around Taka 99 crore 99 luck. According ...

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Flood situation in Sylhet further worsens

The flood situation in Sylhet region has further worsened as more areas have gone under water. About three lakh people of the region have been marooned by the flood waters and they have been experiencing untold sufferings. Thousands of hectares of Ropa Aman, vegetables fields and other crops have gone under water, which will be fully damaged, agriculturists opined. Fish ...

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Seminar on low update held in Sylhet

A Seminar titled ‘Seminar on  Low Update’ held in a Conference room of Sylhet Metro International in Sylhet on Wednesday. TAJ Solicitor Arranged by the Seminar Central AL Organizing Secretary, Member of barcuncil Advocate Misbah uddin Siraz, Sylhet pressclub president Ikbal Siddeke, Literature Editor of  Daily Sylheterdak Abdul Mukit Opi, the daily new nation Correspondent S A Shofiee, Chairman of ...

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Heavy rain troubles Sylhet city life, submerges roads

Heavy rainfall submerged many parts of the Sylhet on Thursday morning, causing immense suffering to the city dwellers. Many areas of the city, including Stationroad, Gotatikor, Laldigi Market, Mirabazar, Zinda Bazar, and Shobid bazar went under knee-deep water due to rain. The rain that began in the morning flooded many of the city streets while commuters underwent unbearable sufferings for ...

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11,483 Bangladeshis on umrah visa stay back

Some 11,483 pilgrims who went to Saudi Arab on umrah visa did not return to the country. The Saudi government has stopped issuing umrah visas to pilgrims from Bangladesh indefinitely and blacklisted 50 travel agents from Sylhet after primary investigation. According to Religion Ministry sources, 40,000 pilgrims went on the umrah hajj through the 50 travel agents from all over ...

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