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Mymensingh

4 killed in Mymensingh road crash

4 killed in Mymensingh road crash

At least four people were killed and two injured critically as a bus rammed a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in Beltoli area of Sadar upazila in Mymensingh early today. The deceased who died on the spot were identified as Arif Mia, 28, driver of the auto-rickshaw and its passengers Saidul Hasan Ripon,...

2 of a family killed in Mymensingh road crash

2 of a family killed in Mymensingh road crash

Two members of a family were run over by a bus on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh this morning. The deceased are Saleha Khatun, 60, and her daughter-in-law Lata Akhtar, 22, hailed from Jazira upazila of Shariatpur district, reports our Mymensingh correspondent. Abul Kalam Azad, officer-in-charge of Bhaluka Police Station, said a Dhaka-bound bus from Mymensingh ran over Saleha and Lata when they were crossing a road in Masterbari area around 6:45am. The duo died on the spot, the OC said.   The bodies were handed over to the victims’ family members, he said. A case...

Two killed in Mymensingh road crash

Two killed in Mymensingh road crash

Two people were killed and 11 others injured as a bus rammed into a private car on the Mymensingh-Netrokona road in Tarakanda upazila of Mymensingh this morning.  The victims were the driver of the car and one of its passengers. Detailed identities of the deceased could not be known immediately, said Ali Ahmed Mollah,...

Elderly couple murdered

A couple were hacked to death in their home allegedly by a college student in Mymensingh on Saturday night. The victims are Abdul Haque, 68, a retired postmaster and his wife Rayhatunnessa, 63, a retired headmistress of Akua Govt Primary School in the town. Neighbours caught the alleged killer, Golam Mustafa Mithu, when he was trying to flee the house, police said. During primary interrogation, he admitted to the killing for money, said Abu Md Fazlul Karim, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Police Station....

Road crashes kill 4 in 3 districts

Road crashes kill 4 in 3 districts

At least four people were killed and 10 others injured in separate road accidents in three districts including Mymensingh and Chittagong. Two persons were killed and five others injured in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh and, a youth was killed in Boalkhali upazila of Chittagong today while a passenger died and five others injured in...

Transport Strike

Called off after 3-day suffering

Called off after 3-day suffering

Transport owners and workers of northern districts and greater Mymensingh have withdrawn their strike, but CNG-run auto-rickshaw owners in the capital yesterday called a 72-hour strike causing immense suffering to city dwellers. The decision of withdrawing the strike came last evening following assurance of the government to sit with the transport leaders to discuss...

Transport strike spreads to 8 more districts

Transport strike spreads to 8 more districts

Transport leaders of eight northeastern districts have called an indefinite strike from today, while staff of the sector in Rajshahi division have continued abstaining from work since Sunday morning. Bangladesh Road Transport Samity (Dhaka division) yesterday called the strike in Mymensingh, Netrakona, Jamalpur, Sherpur, Kishoreganj, Tangail, Gazipur and Dhaka to be enforced from 6:00am...

12 upazilas go to polls today

Polls to 12 upazila parishads in eight districts will be held today in the sixth phase amid tight security measures to avert violence. Rebel candidates have again appeared as a big threat to both the ruling Awami League and the BNP-backed candidates. Meanwhile, the by-election for Tarakanda upazila in Mymensingh will also be held today, as its chairman became an MP in the January 5 national elections. As many as 182 candidates are contesting in 13 upazilas, 64 of them for the...

6TH PHASE UPAZILA ELECTIONS

Voting postponed at 2 Comilla centres

Voting postponed at 2 Comilla centres

Voting at two polling centres of Comilla were postponed as miscreants blasted several handmade bombs and tried to take control of the centres today during the sixth phase of upazila elections. The authorities postponed the elections at Chhayabitan Government Primary School and Afzal Khan Technical High School around 9:30am following attacks by miscreants at...

3 killed in Mymensingh boiler explosion

3 killed in Mymensingh boiler explosion

Three workers were killed and two injured in a boiler explosion at a rice mill in Haluaghat upazila of Mymensingh this morning.   The deceased are Sultan Ali, 40, Alam Miah, 42, and Hazrat Ali, 40, reports our Mymensingh correspondent. Jakiur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Haluaghat Police Station, said the boiler of Shahil-Apu Rice Mill exploded...

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