human trafficking

June 28, 2020
June 28, 2020

Following complaint on Facebook, police arrest human trafficker from Mymensingh

After receiving complaint on social media, police in a special drive, have arrested a human trafficker from Mymensingh district.

June 26, 2020
June 26, 2020

Government increased its efforts to prevent trafficking: US State Department

The government of Bangladesh demonstrated an overall increase in effort compared to the previous reporting period towards preventing human trafficking, earning itself an upgrade to Tier 2 in a...

June 23, 2020
June 23, 2020

Man who ‘tried to send 4 women to Canada’ on 2-day remand

A Dhaka court today placed Adib Hossain Mollah, a member of suspected human trafficking gang, on a two-day remand in a case filed for attempting to send four women to Canada with fake visas.

June 23, 2020
June 23, 2020

Bangladeshi boy found in empty goods train by BSF in India

A 12-year-old Bangladeshi boy, a suspected victim of human trafficking, has been found by India’s Border Security Force (BSF) in a railway wagon at Petrapole in West Bengal, and handed over to...

February 28, 2020
February 28, 2020

Suspected human trafficker held; 16 Rohingyas rescued in Cox’s Bazar

A suspected human trafficker has been detained and 16 Rohingyas have been rescued from Maheshkhali in Cox’s Bazar as they attempted to go to Malaysia.

February 26, 2020
February 26, 2020

ACC to enquire against Laxmipur MP for 'amassing Tk 1,400cr through human trafficking'

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has said it will enquire into the allegations against lawmaker Quazi Shaheed Islam who supposedly amassed Tk 1,400 crore illegally through human trafficking to...

February 17, 2020
February 17, 2020

3 Rohingyas rescued, 3 human traffickers detained in Cumilla: Rab

“The three arrestees have been involved in human trafficking for a long period. They usually communicate with Rohingyas staying in different camps of Cox's Bazar and send them abroad including...

February 16, 2020
February 16, 2020

Human trafficking allegations against Laxmipur MP fake news: Momen

The human trafficking allegations against Laxmipur-2 MP is fake news, says Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen

October 28, 2019
October 28, 2019

Human trafficking: Cox’s Bazar boy gets anticipatory bail

The High Court grants eight-week anticipatory bail to a 12-year-old boy of Cox’s Bazar in a human trafficking case in which he was showed 22 years old in 2018.

August 7, 2019
August 7, 2019

‘Human trafficker’ arrested in Cox’s Bazar

Police arrest an accused in a human trafficking case from Pekua upazila of Cox’s Bazar.