Mohammad Jamil Khan

Covers Militancy, Cross-Border Crime, Human Rights

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Swallowing yaba for a living

It takes around 4 hours to swallow 54 small packets of yaba for 41-year-old Josna Khatun. Each packet contains 50 pills.

January 12, 2023
January 12, 2023

Their goal: build an arsenal for militants

Counterterrorism officials have claimed that the newly-formed militant outfit “Jamatul Ansar Fil Hindal Sharqiya” were planning to create an arsenal in the remote hilly areas.

January 10, 2023
January 10, 2023

Narco Trade, Drug Abuse:: Police high-ups irked over some cops’ involvement

Top police officials have expressed resentment over field-level officials abusing drugs and being involved in the narcotics trade, and warned of stern action against them.

January 9, 2023
January 9, 2023

Police Week-2023: Give DB, CTTC authority to probe money laundering

Police high-ups yesterday placed a host of demands, including the authority for the DB and counter-terror unit of the DMP to investigate money laundering cases and the  appointment of lawyers in the force to deal with such cases.

January 8, 2023
January 8, 2023

Authorise the PHQ to punish, promote SPs

Police officials yesterday demanded that the government authorise the Police Headquarters to investigate the SP-level officers and determine their transfers and promotions instead of the home ministry.

December 27, 2022
December 27, 2022

‘Border bars’ for Bangladeshis

It was a cloudy afternoon on October 2 at Shahpur border in Cumilla.

December 26, 2022
December 26, 2022

Dhaka Metro Rail: DMP to ensure security until dedicated force formed

Dhaka Metropolitan Police will ensure security at the country’s first metro rail, set to be inaugurated on Wednesday, until a dedicated force is available.

December 26, 2022
December 26, 2022

Dope test plan struggling to materialise

The government’s much-hyped dope test initiative to eradicate drug abuse from the country is struggling to fully materialise thanks to bureaucratic tangles.

December 22, 2022
December 22, 2022

Dumping bodies: Rivers their preferred site

River police on November 19 recovered from the Balu river the body of an unidentified man who was tied to a sack full of stone in the capital’s Khilgaon.

December 21, 2022
December 21, 2022

Police on alert over possible militant attack

Militant outfit Ansar al Islam, which has not carried out any attack since 2016, is apparently pursuing an aggressive strategy and has accordingly appointed new leaders in its military wing, counterterrorism officials said.