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EC should probe clash during Ishraque’s campaign, says Quader

EC should probe clash during Ishraque’s campaign, says Quader

The Election Commission should carry out an investigation behind yesterday’s clash during the campaign of BNP’s DSCC mayor candidate Ishraque Hossain in Wari, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says.

  • Case filed over rape of seven-yr-old

    A case was filed on Wednesday night over the rape of a seven-year-old girl in the capital.

  • JUJA gets new committee

    Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association (JUJA) elected its new committee for one year yesterday.

  • Cop dies by suicide in capital

    A policeman has reportedly killed himself by gunfire in the capital’s Mirpur area early yesterday.

  • Enamul remanded in Tk 21cr graft case

    A Dhaka court yesterday placed Enamul Haque Enu, a director of Wanderer’s Club and vice-president of Gendaria thana unit of Awami League, on a four-day remand in connection with a graft case.

  • Road crashes kill 2

    Two people died in separate road accidents yesterday, report our correspondents. Additionally, a man from Dinajpur succumbed to his injuries following a bike accident on Tuesday.

  • Rab arrests prime accused from Ctg

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) on Wednesday night arrested the prime accused in a case filed over the murder of Nazmul Hossain. He was hacked to death on January 14 in Rajshahi’s Bagha upazila for protesting the stalking of his niece.

  • Report suspicious transactions: BB

    As part of the government’s efforts to prevent question leaks, the central bank yesterday asked Mobile Financial Service (MFS) providers to beef up monitoring of transactions on their platforms and report suspicious activities to law enforcement agencies.

  • Ctg artistes ignored by BTV: Shilpi Sangsad

    Chattogram Shilpi Sangsad at a press conference in the city yesterday alleged that the artistes of Chattogram have been deprived from participating in programmes of Bangladesh Television (BTV) Chattogram centre. Instead, many programmes of BTV’s Dhaka centre are being rerun frequently, they claimed at the programme held at Chattogram Press Club.

  • BSF kills 4 Bangladeshis in Noagaon, Jashore

    India’s Border Security Force (BSF) reportedly has killed four Bangladeshi nationals, said to be cattle traders, along the Noagaon and Jashore borders.

  • Dhaka Airport

    No China-returnee contracted coronavirus: DGHS

    None of the 900 China-returnees screened at Dhaka and Chattogram airports are infected by coronavirus, Directorate General of Health Services claims.