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Jharna Dhara admitted to Square Hospital

Jharna Dhara admitted to Square Hospital

Eminent Bangladeshi social worker Jharna Dhara Chowdhury was admitted to Square Hospital in the capital for better treatment yesterday. Earlier, she was taken to a local private clinic in Maijdee as she fell sick due to old-age complications at Gandhi Ashram Trust in Noakhali, Raha Nobo Kumar, director of the trust informed. Noakhali deputy commissioner, other government officials and local eminent people visited her. An ardent follower of Mahatma Gandhi, Jharna in 1990 took over the responsibility of the trust which works directly with 25,000 poor families, both Muslims and Hindus. She...

‘Robber’ killed in Noakhali ‘shootout’

‘Robber’ killed in Noakhali ‘shootout’

A ringleader of a robbers’ gang was killed during a “shootout” with police in Chatkhil upazila of Noakhali early today. Five policemen including a sub-inspector were also injured during the incident, our Noakhali correspondent reports quoting Nasir Uddin, officer-in-charge (OC) of Chatkhil Police Station.  The deceased was identified as Khorshed Alam, 42, son of Abdur...

3 ‘robbers’ beaten dead in Noakhali

3 ‘robbers’ beaten dead in Noakhali

A mob beat dead three alleged robbers in Kabirhat upazila of Noakhali early today. One of the deceased was identified as Azad, 32, son of Abdur Rab of Jagdananda village while identities of the two other victims could not be known immediately. Locals said a gang of 10 to 11 robbers stormed into the house...

18 killed in road crashes

18 killed in road crashes

As the time of spending the happiest days of the year came, 18 souls could not make it to their destinations this Eid-ul-Fitr. At least 18 people have died in road crashes in Narayanganj, Munshiganj, Tangail, Noakhali and Bhola during the Eid holiday. Four of them were killed in a road accident as a private...

Criminal killed in Noakhali ‘shootout’

Criminal killed in Noakhali ‘shootout’

A criminal was killed in a “shootout” with police in Begumganj upazila of Noakhali early today. Abul Bashar 45, son of Md Golam Mostafa of Abhirampur village, was ringleader of a criminal gang locally known as Bashar bahini, reports our Noakhali correspondent. Bashar was arrested Friday morning, said SM Ashrafuzzaman, superintendent of police in Noakhali...

Noakhali Jubo League man killed

Noakhali Jubo League man killed

A Jubo League activist was stabbed to death by unknown miscreants in Begumganj in Noakhali in the wee hours of today. Deceased Jahidul Islam Raihan, 30, a CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver, was a Jubo League activist of its Gobpalpur union unit, reports our Noakhali correspondent. The victim’s mother Hasina Begum said Raihan went out of his Mohibpur house with his three-wheeler around 11:00pm yesterday and since then he remained missing. Locals found the body of Raihan at a paddy field nearby his house this morning, she said. Reason behind the killing could not be known immediately. On information, police recovered the body and sent it to Noakhali Medical College and Hospital morgue for an autopsy. Confirming...

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Wrong time to be complacent

Wrong time to be complacent

THE Bangladesh police chief's recent statement that crime control activities have been on a satisfactory level may have surprised many. And to justify his statement he even went on to say that the string of murders in Narayanganj, Feni, Laxmipur and Noakhali were some 'stray incidents' and that one should not conclude from...

AL-BNP gunfight kills rickshaw-van puller in Noakhali

AL-BNP gunfight kills rickshaw-van puller in Noakhali

A rickshaw-van puller was killed and eight were injured today in a clash between the activists of the Awami League and BNP in Sonaimuri upazila of Noakhali. Deceased Md ZabeR, 34, of Laxmipur lived in Sonaimuri upazila, said Abdus Samad, officer-in-charge of Sonaimuri Police Station. The gunfight took place between the rival groups over establishing...

2 transport workers shot dead in Noakhali

2 transport workers shot dead in Noakhali

Miscreants gunned down two transport workers in Chatkhil upazila of Noakhali early today. Two people – Monir Hossain, 36, and Abdul Mannan, 24, -- were also injured during the attack. They were rushed to Noakhali Medical College Hospital and Chatkhil upazila Health Complex respectively, reports our Noakhali correspondent. The deceased are: Kamal Hossain, 28, ticket...

Kidnap reported frequently

Kidnap reported frequently

Abduction spree continues across the country with at least six people having been kidnapped in four districts in the past week alone. Five of the abductees, however, have been rescued while two policemen and a police source have been arrested in connection with abduction. The abductions in Kurigram, Noakhali, Tangail and Gazipur districts came hot...

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