Dhaka College clash with New Market traders

New Market clashes: Behind the scenes story

Heated arguments and brawls between the shopkeepers of New Market area and Dhaka College students are nothing new. Over the years, the city dwellers suffered their share when both the parties locked into running battles and violent clashes -- most of the time over trivial matters.

May 5, 2022
May 5, 2022

New Market clashes: 3 held from Cox’s Bazar, Shariatpur

Members of Rapid Action Battalion have arrested one person in connection with the death of two people during the clashes between Dhaka College students and New Market traders.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

New Market clashes: Behind the scenes story

Heated arguments and brawls between the shopkeepers of New Market area and Dhaka College students are nothing new. Over the years, the city dwellers suffered their share when both the parties locked into running battles and violent clashes -- most of the time over trivial matters.

April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022

New Market clashes: Digital Security case filed against 2 over Facebook post against Taposh

A case has been filed against two Facebook users under the Digital Security Act (DSA) for allegedly spreading misinformation against Dhaka South City Corporation Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh regarding the clashes at Dhaka's New Market area on April 18 and 19.

April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022

Nahid murder: 5 Dhaka College students on 2-day remand

A Dhaka court today placed five Dhaka College students on a two-day remand each in a case filed over the death of Nahid Mia during the students-traders clash in Dhaka's New Market area on April 19.

April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022

5 including Kaiyum arrested by DB in Nahid murder case

Police's Detective Branch (DB) arrested five students of Dhaka College, including Kaiyum, from different parts of the capital in connection with the murder of deliveryman Nahid Mia, who was killed during a clash between New Market traders and students of the college.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

New Market clashes: HC directs 14 BNP men to surrender to lower court

The High Court today directed 14 BNP leaders and activists to surrender before the lower court concerned in six weeks – in connection with two cases filed over the clashes between Dhaka College students and traders in New Market area.

April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022

Police question 6 Dhaka College BCL men over New Market clashes

Law enforcers yesterday interrogated at least six Dhaka College Chhatra League men with links to the clashes between students and traders in the capital’s New Market area, which left two persons dead.

April 22, 2022
April 22, 2022

New Market clash: Shop owner and BNP leader Makbul arrested

Detective Branch of police have arrested former New Market thana BNP President Makbul Hossain in connection with a case filed for obstructing police in discharging duties, assaulting law enforcement officers, and damaging property during the clashes between students of Dhaka College and traders in New Market area on April 18 and 19.

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

What role did police play when students-traders clashed in New Market?

On 18 April, a trifle turned into a violent clash between students and traders around the New Market area in Dhaka -- with 2 persons getting killed, more than 60 being injured, and loss of property in millions of takas.

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

Shop owner and BNP leader Mokbul made key accused in case over New Market violence

Police have filed a case against former New Market thana BNP president Makbul Hossain and former general secretary Jahangir Hossain Patwari for obstructing police in discharging duties, assaulting law enforcement officers, and damaging property.