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Minor boy found dead in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : A minor boy was found dead near a graveyard in Goainghat upazila on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Delwar Ahmed Sohel, 6, son of Soeb Ali of Fenaikuna village. Local people spotted the body of Sohel near the graveyard and informed the matter to police. Police recovered the body and sent it to local hospital morgue ...

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National library day observed at SUST

Araf Ahmad : Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) has observed ‘national library day’ on Tuesday at 10.30 am in the morning. ‘Read books in the library, Build enlightened people’ to hold this slogan a procession started in front of central library building and Circumambulated whole campus with teachers-students, officers-employee and ended in the same places with a rally. ...

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Power lines to go underground in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : Overhead electricity lines at some key roads of Sylhet city are going underground as Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) started a project yesterday afternoon. Sylhet City Corporation Mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury inaugurated a portion of a big project for sustainable distribution of electricity in Sylhet division. Ruhul Alam, executive engineer of Sylhet City Corporation (SCC), said that ...

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Mild earthquake felt in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : A mild earthquake shook different parts of Sylhet, the northeastern part of the country, on Saturday with no report of causalities. Sumon Shaha, officer of the Bangladesh Meteorological Department, has confirmed the news this morning. “The tremor was felt at 8: 30am,” he added. Sumon Shaha further said: “The magnitude of the earthquake was 2.9 in the ...

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Poachers poison 300 ducks in Moulvibazar

Moulvibazar Correspondent : About 300 ducks have died in poison traps set for migratory birds in Moulvibazar’s Barlekha. Somsu Mia, owner of the duck farm, filed a case with Barlekha Police Station this afternoon accusing Dudoi Mia, Mona Mia, Anwar Hossain and Salik Mia, our local correspondent reports. Local bird poachers become active during winter as migratory birds start coming ...

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Woman, minor boy killed in Sylhet road crashes

Sylhet Office : A woman and a minor boy were killed in separate road accidents in Kanaighat upazila on Friday. The deceased were identified as Rumel Ahmed, 7, son of Nurul Alam of Satpari village of the upazila and Safai Begum, 45, wife of late Abdul Wahid, of Durlavpur village in Kanaighat Municipality. Witnesses said a human hauler hit Rumel ...

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Sylhet trader found dead

Sylhet Office : A trader in Sylhet was found dead inside his business establishment in front of Tajpur College beside Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Osmaninagar upazila on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Yusuf Ali (24), owner of ‘Mayer Doa’, a shop of auto-rickshaw parts and son of Riasat Ali of Golapganj upazila. SM Al Mamun, officer-in-charge of Osmaninagar Police ...

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Fruit trader found dead in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : A fruit trader was found dead at a house at Madina Market in the city on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Shahab Uddin, 40, a resident of Moglabazar of Dakkhin Surma upazila. Selim Mia, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Model Police Station, said being informed by local people police recovered the body of Shahab Uddin from the house ...

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Gonoforum MPs-elect will take oath: Mansur

Sylhet Office : Gonoforum lawmaker-elect Sultan Mohammad Mansur has said that he and the other elected candidate of his party will join the parliament. “We will take oath and join the parliament,” he said to journalists. Gonoforum took part in the election as a key component of major opposition coalition Jatiya Oikyafront which included the major opposition BNP. The party ...

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Bangladesh’s first bicycle sharing service Jobike launches operation at SUST

Photo: Jobike has been inaugurated in front of ‘E’ Education Bhaban in the SUST campus on Sunday, Jan 27, 2019. SUST Correspondent : The country’s first Bicycle sharing service, Jobike, has started its operation in the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology campus. The service was first launched in the tourist city of Cox’s Bazar in last year. Apart from ...

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