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Rail communications with Sylhet restored after 5 hrs

Sylhet, Apr 6 : The rail communications between Sylhet and the rest of the country were restored after five and a half hours of disruption following derailment of a boggy of a freight train at Maizgaon in Fenchuganj upazila early Saturday. Abul Malek, officer-in-charge of Kulaura Police Station, said that the bogy of the Sylhet train veered off Sylhet-Akhaura rail ...

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Diplomats exploring Sreemangal’s beauty

Some 57 members, representing 35 countries and seven international organisations, are part of the pleasure trip. Photo: Courtesy Sylhet Office : Diplomats stationed in Dhaka and heads of some international organisations are in Sreemangal to spend some time in one of the most verdant places in Bangladesh. Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen is leading the delegation which left Dhaka on ...

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An office in Sylhet where there is no work

Photo: Photo shows the regional director’s office of Technical Education Board. Sylhet Office : The regional director’s office of Technical Education Board was inaugurated here five years ago to benefit vocational students. Unfortunately, it could not be brought into visible operation after its gala opening ceremony on September 17, 2013. Equipped with all the modern facilities, the government-owned building has ...

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Trader found dead in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : Police recovered the body of a trader from a flat at Majortila in the city on Wednesday night. The deceased was identified as Abdul Jalil, 40, of Enayetpur in Sirajgnj district. Being informed by local people, police recovered the body and sent it to Osmani Medical College and Hospital, said Akhtar Hossain, officer-in-charge of Shah Paran Police ...

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Court orders exhuming SAU student’s body

Md Wasim Hasnat. Photo: Collected Sylhet Office : A court here has ordered exhuming the body of a Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) student, who was killed after being pushed off a bus last month. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Md Bahauddin Kazi issued the order on Wednesday. The body of Wasim Afnan, 22, a final-year biotechnology and genetic engineering student, was ...

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Mother among 2 to die for killing son in Sunamganj

Sunamganj Correspondent :  A district court awarded death penalty to a woman and her so-called lover for murdering the former son in Jagannathpur upazila of the district. Judge Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun of additional district and sessions judge’s court of Sunamganj delivered the verdict on Tuesday (April 2). The convicts were identified as Sitara Begum, 37 wife of Saudi Arabia ...

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Gono Forum’s Mokabbir takes oath as MP

Gono Forum’s lawmaker Mokabbir Khan is taking oath on April 2, 2019. Photo: Jatiya Sangsad Sylhet Office : Gono Forum’s another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) took oath as a member of the 11th Parliament on Thursday, violating his party decision. Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the swearing-in around 12:15pm at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban. Chief Whip Noor-E-Alam Chowdhury and ...

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Transport worker knocked dead by bus

Sylhet Office : An assistant of a bus driver was killed on Monday after being hit by a bus in Loharpul area of Beanibazar upazila in the district. The deceased was identified as Moyna Mia, 28. Officer-in-charge of Beanibazar Police Station Aboni Shankar Kar confirmed the matter saying Moyna was changing a wheel of a bus on the road around ...

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Gono Forum’s another MP Mokabbir to be sworn in Tuesday

Mokabbir Khan. Photo: Collected Sylhet Office : Gono Forum’s another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) is going to be sworn in on Tuesday, following the footstep of party MP Sultan Mohammad Mansur. In response to a letter sent by Mokabbir to Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Monday, an arrangement has been made to administrate oath to him at 12pm on ...

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Suspects in Sylhet college teacher murder case give depositions

Photo: Mozammil Hossain & Nishat Tasnim Rupa – two accused are taken to the court in Sylhet on Monday, Apr 1, 2019. Sylhet Office :  Two accused who were arrested in connection with the killing of a teacher of Madan Mohan College in Sylhet gave their depositions before the court on Monday. Sylhet Metropolitan Magistrate Court-3 Saifur Rahman recorded the ...

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