New Market clash

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022

2 shop employees arrested over New Market students-traders clash

Detectives arrested two shop employees over last month’s violent clash between Dhaka College students and shopkeepers of New Market that left two persons dead and scores injured.

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

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 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

New Market clashes: Case filed against 200 people for vandalising ambulance

A case has been filed against 150-200 unidentified people on charge of vandalising an ambulance during the clash between Dhaka College students and traders in Dhaka’s New Market area on April 19.

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 23, 2022
April 23, 2022

New market clashes: BNP leader remanded

A Dhaka court today placed BNP leader Mokbul Hossain on a three-day remand in a case filed over instigating clashes between shopkeepers and Dhaka College students in the capital's New Market area that left two persons dead and scores others wounded.

April 22, 2022
April 22, 2022

Who killed Nahid?

During the fierce clashes between shopkeepers and Dhaka College students in New Market area on Tuesday, a young man in a dark blue T-shirt was seen lying motionless in front of Nur Jahan Super Market.

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

Did police do enough to quell the New Market clashes?

Three pedestrians were critically injured in the violence. Nahid Mia and Morsalin were among them.

April 20, 2022
April 20, 2022

Situation at Dhaka New Market calm; students demand arrest of attackers

Students of the seven Dhaka University-affiliated colleges today demanded arrest of the attackers within 24 hours and providing treatment cost for those injured during yesterday’s clashes.