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Water crisis hits Sylhet city life

Sylhet city dwellers are in extreme woes as water crisis is going from bad to worse here with the onset of summer.Scarcity of pure drinking water amid extreme heat is making life of the townspeople unbearable and the situation is getting worse gradually, the residents experienced serious water crisis in different areas including at Mirabazar, Kumarpara, Upashahar, Dargah Mohalla, Darshan ...

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Mobile court fined Tk 50 Thousand, three factories sealed

Mobile courts yesterday sealed three Food making factories in the Sylhet and fined Three Medicine Shop. The courts in separate drives fined them Tk 50Thousand. A mobile court of led by UNO Dakshin Surma Md. Monirujjaman in the Sylhet city’s Humayon Rashid Square Kodomtoly area, fined the owners of Fulcoly, Shaad, Rashamela. The drive took place around 1:30pm to 3:30pm.

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Charge framing in Kibria killing July 14

A Sylhet court yesterday adjourned until July 14 the framing of charges in former finance minister Shah AMS Kibria killing case. Charges were scheduled to be framed yesterday but Judge Makbul Ahsan gave the adjournment order as the majority of the accused did not appear in court. He also ordered the jail authorities to produce all the accused before the ...

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Prices of spices getting hotter ahead of Eid

Price of spices have been climbing up at the kitchen markets of the Sylhet  ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr when the demand peaks.Vegetables were being sold at a lower price on Friday from the previous week. kitchen markets at Kahligat, Bondor Bazar, Mira Bazar, Zinda Bazar and Amborkahana on the weekend.Price of soyabean and sunflower oil and ginger, garlic, onion, dry chilli, ...

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Jamaat leader held in Sylhet

Police arrested a local leader of Jamaat-e-Islami in Guaingahat upazila of the Sylhet on sonday evening. The arrestee is Dr. Mustajim Ali, Guaingahat upazila Jamaat Leader, Guaingahat police said a team of police arrested Dr. Mustajim Ali from in front of Bondor Bazar at about 5.00pm. The Jamaat leader was wanted by police in Fourteen  cases.

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Security up in Sylhet city ahead of Eid

Sylhet  Metropolitan Police (SMP) authorities have taken tight security measures for smoothly celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslims across the country, likely on July 19. To ensure tight and effective security, the police department has set up Closed Circuit (CC) cameras at important places, especially near the markets, banks, railway stations and the city’s entry points. Police also ...

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50 hurt in Sylhet villagers’ clash

At least 50 people, including women, were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers over collecting medicine from upazila health complex in Bishwanath upazila in the district on Saturday afternoon. Sources concerned said Hafsa Begum and two other women of Ramapasha village locked into an argument with one Shanur Ali of Kadirpur village at Upazila Health Complex at ...

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Eid shopping spree begins in Sylhet

The Eid-ul-Fitr shopping spree is peaking by mid-Ramadan, but the crowds fail to satisfy the shopkeepers. On Sunday 17 Ramadan, customers flooded Hasan  Market, Modubon, Shukria, London Mansion, Blue Water Shopping City, Al Hamra Shopping City, Sylhet City Centre, Sylhet Plaza, Sylhet Milinium and other areas in Sylhet city. In Hasan Market and Hocker Market areas, people were buying clothes ...

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Dr Zafar Iqbal quits SUST administrative posts

Eminent writer and also a teacher of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal resigned from all administrative posts of the university amid a movement demanding the removal of the Vice-Chancellor. Dr Zafar Iqbal was performing administrative duty as head of Electrical and Electronics Department, director of Computer centre and Institute of ICT and president of ...

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bodies recovered in Sylhet

police recovered throat-slit body of a teenage boy at Sutarkhal in Kanaighat upazila on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Osman Goni Musa, 17, son of Mantaj Ali of Kandigaon village in Jaintapur upazila. Quoting family sources, police said Musa went missing after he had gone out of his house on June 30. Being informed by local people, police recovered ...

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