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Pabna

4 kids among six drown across country

An infant drowned in knee-deep water on the floor of his house in the capital's Maniknagar while five more including three minors drowned in Chittagong and Pabna in last two days. Aged about eight months, Sirajul Islam died in the capital around 12:30pm yesterday. He was the only son of rickshaw puller Nayan Sheikh. “It was around noon when I went out of my room to collect clothes which were drying in the sun. My son was lying on the bed...

Ex-BCL leader stabbed dead in Pabna

Ex-BCL leader stabbed dead in Pabna

Leaders and activists of Awami League and its front organisations blocked an approach road of Pakshey Lalon Shah Bridge, which links the country’s northern and southern districts, for five hours today protesting killing of a former BCL leader in Pabna. The protesters also vandalised at least 20 vehicles near the bridge in Ishwardi upazila...

Missing Jubo League leader found dead in Pabna

Missing Jubo League leader found dead in Pabna

A Jubo League leader, who went missing two days ago, was found dead this morning in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna. Police recovered the body from Katgari bridge of Sharatganj Bazar area, Kazi Haniful Islam, officer-in-charge of Pabna Sadar Police Station, told our district correspondent. Ashit Kumar Bhadra, 30, an assistant relief affairs secretary of Pabna...

Padma devours over 200 homesteads in Pabna

Padma devours over 200 homesteads in Pabna

Erosion by the River Padma devoured more than 200 homesteads and 300 acres of cropland in Nazirganj and Satbaria unions under Sujanagar upazila in the last two weeks. Meanwhile, flood protection dam, Nazirganj ferry ghat, Goaria Bazar and over 500 other houses are facing threat of erosion, said chairmen concerned of the union parishads. During...

Pabna Jubo League man shot dead

Pabna Jubo League man shot dead

Miscreants gunned down a local Jubo League activist at a village under Ataikula Police Station in Pabna early today. Police identified the deceased as Md Baki Billah, 45, an activist of local Jubo League, a pro-Awami League youth body, police said. The criminals stormed into the house of Baki at Ratanpur village around 1:00am and...

Pabna Jubo League man shot dead

Pabna Jubo League man shot dead

Miscrrants gunned down a local Jubo League activist at a village under Ataikula Police Station in Pabna early today. Police identified the deceased as Md Baki Billah, 45, an activist of local Jubo League, a pro-Awami League youth body, police said. The criminals stormed into the house of Baki at Ratanpur village around 1:00am and...

Abducted boy found beheaded in Pabna

Police recovered the decapitated body of a boy at Vadra village in Chatmohar upazila of Pabna yesterday two days after he had been abducted. Md Abdullah Al Nur, 4, son of Abul Hosain, was picked up from in front of his residence at Choto Shalikha village in the upazila on Wednesday morning, said police. The beheaded body of Nur, whose hands were also amputated, was found beside Vadra Government Primary School. Following a case filed by the victim's father, police arrested six...

4 NGO staff killed in Tangail road crash

4 NGO staff killed in Tangail road crash

Four staff of a non-governmental organisation (NGO) were killed when a truck rammed a car carrying them in Kalihati upazila of Tangail this morning. The deceased are: car driver Mostofa Rahman and its passengers Hamidur Rahman, Mohammad Azimuddin and Mokhlesur Rahman, report our Tangail correspondent quoting Mohammad Akheruzzaman, officer-in-charge of Bangabandhu Bridge East Police...

Subhan involved in mass killing

A freedom fighter yesterday linked Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdus Subhan with a mass killing that had taken place at two villages in Pabna during the Liberation War in 1971. Momtaz Uddin Montu, from Pabna Sadar, said he had seen the Pakistan army shooting a person dead following a “signal” from Subhan when the intruding army was carrying out atrocities in neighbouring villages on May 11, 1971. Subhan organised the anti-liberation elements in Pabna immediately after the Pakistan army had taken over the...

Wartime Killing

Witness testifies against Subhan

An eyewitness yesterday testified that the Pakistani army shot his paternal uncle dead at his house in Pabna following Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdus Subhan's order during the Liberation War. Abdur Rahman Sarder, nephew of martyred Mohammad Ali Sarder of Sahapur village in Ishwardi, told International Crimes Tribunal-2 that his neighbour, Rajab Ali Biswas, was also killed on instructions from Subhan. Rahman, the 12th prosecution witness in Subhan's case, gave a heart-wrenching description of the atrocities committed in their village on May...

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