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Heavy rain triggers flash flood in Netrakona

Heavy rain triggers flash flood in Netrakona

Heavy rain in hill areas across the border in the last three days has triggered flash flood, inundating at least nine unions of Durgapur and Kalmakanda upazilas. The affected unions are Birishiri, Gaokandia, Kakoirgora, Bakoljura and Chandigor in Durgapur upazila, and Kharnai, Rangchati, Borkapon and Pogla unions in Kalmakanda upazila. About 500 thatched houses were...

Nancy admitted to MMCH for taking 'sleeping pills'

Nancy admitted to MMCH for taking 'sleeping pills'

Singer Nazmun Monira Nancy was admitted to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) for allegedly taking an overdose of sleeping pills at her Netrakona residence this evening. She might have taken the pills due to frustration over family feud, said Md Masudul Alam, officer-in-charge of Netrakona Sadar Police Station. Family members rushed her to Netrakona Sadar Hospital around 7:00pm after she took the pills at her residence at Satpai area in the district town, the OC said. As her condition deteriorated, she was shifted to MMCH, Nilothpol Talukder, a residential medical officer of the hospital, told our Mymensingh correspondent. Nancy is now out of danger, said Zakir Hossain, an emergency medical officer of MMCH....

Two war crimes suspects held

Police yesterday arrested two suspected war criminals in Netrakona for their alleged involvement in crimes against humanity committed in the district during the Liberation War in 1971. Obaidul Haque alias Abu Taher and Ataur Rahman alias Nani, alleged Razakars and residents of Mokhterpara in Netrakona, were held around 11:30am, about an hour after the International Crimes Tribunal-1 had issued warrants of arrest. Earlier in the morning, prosecutor Mukhlesur Rahman Badal filed a petition seeking their arrest as an investigator had found...

2 war crimes accused held in Netrakona

2 war crimes accused held in Netrakona

Two accused in a war crimes case were arrested by Netrakona police this morning. The arrestees -- Obaidul Hauque Taher and Ataur Rahaman Noni -- are residents of Mukyrpara in the town, reports our Netrakona correspondent. The duo was arrested as they were accused of a case filed for killing freedom fighter Badiuzzaman Mukta of...

Netrakona BCL activist killed in infighting

Netrakona BCL activist killed in infighting

An activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student body of the ruling Awami League, was stabbed to death by a group of students following a factional feud at the Netrokona Government College campus today. The deceased was identified as Iftie, 22, resident of Satpai village of the Sadar upazila, report our Netrakona correspondent. Iftie was a first year student of the college and also a BCL activist of the college unit, Kawsar Ahmed, officer-in-charge of the Sadar Police Station said. Describing the incident, the police official said, Akash, 22, another BCL activist and a first year student...

3 killed in Gopalganj road crash

3 killed in Gopalganj road crash

Three people were killed and 30 injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch beside Dhaka-Khulna highway in Kashiani upazila of Gopalganj early today. The deceased are: Wadud Mridha, 70, and Khokon Malik, 28, of Narail and Fojdar Mia, 70, of Netrakona, reports our Gopalganj correspondent. The accident might be occurred due to negligence...

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...

3 killed over land disputes

Three people were killed and ten others injured over land disputes in Netrakona, Sylhet and Kushtia districts yesterday and on Saturday night. Our Netrakona correspondent reported that two groups of villagers clashed over a disputed land at Borkhapon village under Kalmakanda upazila yesterday noon, leaving a man dead and ten others injured. The dead was identified as Judge Mia, 42, son of late Engil Kha of the village. Police and locals said there had been a conflict between Abdur Rashid and Judge...

Nor’wester kills 11 in two dists

Nor’wester kills 11 in two dists

Eleven people including four of a family were killed and over 35 injured as nor’wester lashed Netrakona and Sunamganj districts last night. Of the deceased, eight were killed in Netrakona while three in Sunamganj. In Netrakona, a mother and her three sons, aged between 3 and 9, died on the spot when their tin-shed house...

9 Hindu idols desecrated in Netrakona

9 Hindu idols desecrated in Netrakona

Miscreants attacked two temples and desecrated at least nine idols in Netrakona Sadar upazila in the wee hours of today. Five idols were damaged at Satpai Ekotha Sangha Kali Mandir while four at Shashanghat Kali Mandir, reports our correspondent quoting Kawser Ahmed, officer-in-charge (OC) of Netrakona Sadar Police Station. Unknown criminals entered the temples by...

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