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Expatriate found dead in Sunamganj, youth held

Chhatak (Sunamganj) Correspondent : Police recovered the body of an expatriate from a bush at Chhatak upazila in Sunamganj district on Tuesday night. The deceased was Khaled Nur, 32, son of Moshahid Ali, a resident of Dakshin Kurshi village in the upazila. He returned home from Dubai about a month ago. Chhatak Police Station officer in-charge Mahbubur Rahman said locals ...

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Cousins drown in Sunamganj haor

Two minor children drowned in a waterbody (Haor) at Dharmapasha upazila in Sunamganj district on Tuesday afternoon. The deceased were Alham, 5, son of Mamun Miah, and his cousin Noha Akter, 3, daughter of Khokon Miah. They are residents of Noagaon village under North Sukhair Rajapur union in the upazila. Local UP member Liton Chandra Barman said Alham and Noha ...

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Farmer electrocuted in Sunamganj

Sunamganj Correspondent : A farmer was electrocuted at Dharmapasha upazila in Sunamganj district on Monday morning. The dead was Misir Ali, 56, a resident of Lakshmankhola village under Jaishree union of the upazila. According to sources, Misir Ali came in contact with an electric wire while working in his house, leaving him injured. Locals rescued him and took to Dharmapasha ...

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Body of housewife found hanging in Moulvibazar

Police recovered the hanging body of a woman from a tree at Kulaura upazila in Moulvibazar district on Sunday night. The deceased was Sari Urang, 30, wife of Sribas Das, a resident of Dildarpur area in the upazila. Kulaura Police Station officer in-charge Md Abdus Salek said locals spotted the body hanging from a bunch of a jackfruit tree at ...

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Young man missing in Sylhet for 9 days

A man has been missing from ​​Sylhet city since September 23. Four days after Jahangir Ahmad went missing from Pirerchak residence, his elder brother Dabir Ahmad filed a general diary (GD) with Shahporan Police Station on September 27, our Sylhet correspondent reports. Jahangir (28), is a part-time computer operator of Moglabazar Union Digital Centre in the city and a third-year ...

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Youth crushed under train in Moulvibazar

Moulvibazar Correspondent : A young man was crushed under the wheels of a train at Kulaura upazila in Moulvibazar district early Saturday. The dead was Manik Chandra Sheel, son of Ukil Chandra Sheel, a resident of Nartan area under Rautgaon union. Police said locals spotted the body of the man on railway line in Nartan area and informed police. Being ...

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Sylhet man held over ‘derogatory Facebook status’ on PM’s birthday

Jaintapur Correspondent : A 35-year old man was arrested in Jaintapur upazila of Sylhet on Thursday allegedly for making derogatory comment on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in a Facebook post. The arrestee was identified as Abdullah Al Mamun, son of Abdur Rahman from ward-7 of Nijpat union in the upazila. Some local activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) caught him ...

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Immigration activities resume at Zakiganj customs station

Immigration activities at Zakiganj Land Customs Station in Sylhet resumed after two and a half years on Saturday. Activities at the station were suspended during the outbreak of Covid-19 in 2020. Shahriar Morshed Choudhury, in charge of the checkpost, told that three people crossed the border on Sunday and six the next day through the land port. After the immigration ...

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2000 Hindu families get clothes in Moulvibazar

Clothes and gifts were distributed among 2,000 poor Hindu families at kamalganj upazila in Moulvibazar district on behalf of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. These gifts were distributed in Madhavpur Union Parishad hall room of the upazila on Tuesday afternoon on the occasion of Durga Puja. Madhavpur UP chairman Asid Ali distributed these gifts among the people presided over by Madavpur ...

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World tourism day observed in Moulvibazar

The world tourism day was observed at Sreemangal upazila in Moulvibazar on Tuesday morning. ‘Sreemangal Tourism Service Corporation’ organized the programme. A short discussion was held on the occasion conducted by the organization’s organizing secretary SK Das Sumon. Sreemangal Upazila Parishad chairman Bhanulal Roy, Sreemangal Tourism Services Advisory Council member Sultan Idris Ledu, OC Saber Reza, councilor Mir A Salam, ...

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