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BGP kills ‘illegal’ Myanmar national in Teknaf

BGP kills ‘illegal’ Myanmar national in Teknaf

Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) shot dead a Myanmar national living in Bangladesh “illegally” while fishing in Naf River in Cox’s Bazar this morning. Police identified the deceased as Kala Miah, 40, son of Shahid Alam, a resident of Gudampara in Teknaf upazila, reports our Cox’s Bazar correspondent. Kala along with two others went to...

12 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia

12 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia

Bangladesh Coast Guard rescued 12 Bangladeshi fortune seekers from being trafficked into Malaysia from Moheshkhali upazila of Cox’s Bazar early today. They were held from a house, where the fortune seekers gathered to set off for Malaysia, in a raid conducted through the Badarkhali channel around 1:30am, our Cox’s Bazar correspondent reports quoting a...

Baira leaders for stopping human trafficking through Bay

Baira leaders for stopping human trafficking through Bay

The leaders of Bangladesh Association of International Recruiting Agencies (Baira) today urged the government to immediately stop human trafficking from the country through the Bay of Bengal. They also called for arresting the traffickers. The Baira leaders came up with the demand at a press conference at its Eskaton Garden office this afternoon following recent...

5 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia, 1 held

5 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia, 1 held

Five Bangladeshi fortune seekers were rescued and a trafficker detained early today while preparing to sail for Malaysia illegally in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar. The five rescued were identified as Md Jamin Uddin, 26, Didar Mia, 23, Md Amanul, 34, Md Belal Uddin, 27, and Md Monsur Alam, 30, our Cox’s Bazar correspondent reports quoting a press release circulated from Bangladesh Navy. The human trafficker was identified as Md Enamullah. A team of Bangladesh Coast Guard conducted a raid around 2:30am after receiving intelligence of a possible human trafficking underway, the press release said. The human trafficker and the victims were from Cox’s Bazar. Coast Guards seized Tk 3.5 lakh from possession...

11 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia, 4 held

11 rescued while being trafficked to Malaysia, 4 held

Bangladesh Coast Guard early today rescued 11 people from Saint Martin’s Island in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar while being trafficked to Malaysia illegally.     Four traffickers were also detained during the drive, reports our Cox’s Bazar correspondent. Acting on a tip-off, coast guard personnel held the fortune-seekers in south-east area of Saint Martin’s Island...

1 lakh yaba tablets seized, 7 held in Cox’s Bazar

1 lakh yaba tablets seized, 7 held in Cox’s Bazar

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detained seven people and seized around 1 lakh pieces of yaba tablets from Cox’s Bazar this afternoon. On information, a team of Rab conducted an operation in Kolatoli Beach area in the Bay of Bengal and seized a trawler carrying the contrabands items around 4:00pm, said Lt Col Mistah Uddin,...

5 Bangladeshi workers killed in KSA road crash

5 Bangladeshi workers killed in KSA road crash

At least five Bangladeshi workers were killed, two injured as two passenger vehicles collided head-on in Mecca city of Saudi Arabia today. The victims are initially identified as Faridul Alam, 45, Md Alam, 36, Ayub, 30, Mansur Alam, 30, and Najir Hossain, 35, Md Mokammal Hossain, a counsellor at Bangladesh Consulate in Jeddah told The Daily Star over phone this evening. All of them hailed from Edigaon unioin under Sadar upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

Hudhud turns into very severe cyclonic storm

Hudhud turns into very severe cyclonic storm

The severe cyclonic storm Hudhud over the West Central Bay and adjoining East Central Bay moved slightly northwestwards and intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm (ecp 984 hpa) over the same area. High alert on 'Hudhud' sounded along coastal Bengal http://t.co/957F1wgaXw — dna (@dna) October 9, 2014 It was centered at 6:00pm today about 975...

5 killed by lightning in 2 dists

5 killed by lightning in 2 dists

Five people were killed in lightning in Chakaria of Cox’s bazar and in Lama of Bandarban today. In Cox’s Bazar, the lightning killed three people who were identified as Akbar Ali, 40, and Nurul Huda, 55, of Konarpara village and Ali Ahmed, 40, of Medha Kochchhopia village in the upazila, reports our Cox’s Bazar...

3 cops, Yaba trader hurt in Cox’s Bazar 'gunfight'

3 cops, Yaba trader hurt in Cox’s Bazar 'gunfight'

Three policemen and a Yaba trader were injured in a “gunfight” during a crackdown on the contraband tablets in a residential area of Cox’s Bazar town early today. Police received intelligence on Yaba trading in Uttaran Residential Area near Kalatoli Bypass Road, said Monjur Alam, officer-in-charge of Cox’s Bazar district unit Detective Branch (DB). “A...

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