Shariatpur

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

1 dead in collision between two ferries on Padma river

A pick-up van driver was dead and at least six people were injured in a collision between two ferries – Begum Rokeya and Sufia Kamal – on Shimulia-Majhikandi route in the river Padma in Shariatpur’s Jajira upazila early today.

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

Propaganda against Padma Bridge: Worker arrested for TikTok video

A worker of the Padma bridge project was arrested in Shariatpur allegedly for making TikTok videos and spreading propaganda against the bridge.

May 4, 2020
May 4, 2020

Shariatpur man tests Covid-19 positive 3 days after ‘fleeing’ from home

A 35-year-old man in Shariatpur reportedly fled his house after his samples were collected to test for Covid-19, three days before his test results comes back positive for the virus.

April 15, 2020
April 15, 2020

Shariatpur under lockdown from 6pm today

Shariatpur district will be under lockdown for an indefinite period from 6:00pm today to contain the spread of coronavirus.

April 8, 2020
April 8, 2020

34-yr-old dies from breathing complication at isolation ward in Shariatpur

A 34-year-old man dies from breathing complication while undergoing treatment at the isolation ward of Shariatpur Sadar Hospital.

June 23, 2019
June 23, 2019

Jubo League leader hacked to death in Shariatpur

A local Jubo League leader is hacked to death by miscreants in Naria upazila of Shariatpur.

January 3, 2019
January 3, 2019

15 injured in AL infighting in Shariatpur

At least 25 people were injured, 25 shops damaged and a hospital vandalised in separate clashes involving Awami League men in Shariatpur and Laxmipur in the last two days.

August 20, 2017
August 20, 2017

A sickening punishment

Twenty-eight students fell ill and were traumatised as a schoolteacher reportedly forced them to drink drain water as punishment at Zajira in Shariatpur on Wednesday.

April 5, 2016
April 5, 2016

Star editor gets bail in Shariatpur

The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam yesterday secured bail in two defamation cases in Shariatpur.

April 4, 2016
April 4, 2016

Star editor gets bail in Shariatpur

The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam today secured bail in two defamation cases in Shariatpur.