Habiganj

May 17, 2020
May 17, 2020

Govt’s cash aid programme: lists of 3 unions in Habiganj cancelled for irregularities

The lists of poor families for the government’s cash assistance programme in three unions of Habiganj’s Lakhai upazila have been cancelled following irregularities.

May 4, 2020
May 4, 2020

Habiganj DC tests Covid-19 positive, placed in home quarantine

Deputy commissioner of Habiganj district tests positive for Covid-19 and is placed in home quarantine.

April 21, 2020
April 21, 2020

Health complex in Habiganj closed after doctor, nurses test Covid-19 positive

Habiganj's Lakhai Upazila Health Complex was declared closed after a doctor and two nurses of the hospital tested positive with coronavirus.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

Student pushed off bus, killed

A student of Sylhet Agricultural University died after he was pushed off a bus by the helper and crushed under the rear wheels in Nabiganj upazila of Habiganj yesterday evening.

April 23, 2018
April 23, 2018

Lightning kills 5 in Habiganj, Kishoreganj

Five people, including four farmers, are killed in separate lightning strikes in Habiganj and Kishoreganj districts.

December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017

5 ‘JMB millitants’ held in Habiganj

Law enforcers claim to arrest five alleged members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Habiganj Sadar upazila.

September 7, 2017
September 7, 2017

4 killed as boat capsizes in Habiganj

Four people including three women and a child are killed as a boat capsizes in the Khowai river of Habiganj district.

August 9, 2017
August 9, 2017

'Terror financier' held in Habiganj

The Criminal Investigation Department yesterday claimed to have arrested a "terror financier" at Habiganj.

July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017

3 get death for killing 4 kids

A Sylhet court yesterday sentenced three people to death in a case filed over the killing of four schoolboys in Bahubal upazila of Habiganj in February last year.

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

Madhabpur tea workers starving, unpaid for 13 weeks

Workers of a tea garden in Madhabpur upazila of Habiganj are left starving as they are not getting paid their wages or receiving their rations for the last 13 weeks.