Sirajganj

August 6, 2020
August 6, 2020

Five missing as boat capsizes in Jamuna river

At least five youths go missing as a boat of a picnic party capsized near China Ghat point in Jamuna river in Sirajganj Sadar upazila.

May 3, 2020
May 3, 2020

Man killed in clash over govt pond in Sirajganj

A man is hacked to death by rivals in a clash following a dispute over the lease of a government pond in Sirajganj’s Shahzadpur upazila.

March 17, 2020
March 17, 2020

Four die after under-construction gate collapses in Sirajganj

At least four people died and five others were injured after an under-construction gate of a college collapsed at Sirajganj’s Tarash upazila this afternoon.

April 21, 2019
April 21, 2019

Two ‘drug dealers’ killed in ‘gunfights’

A suspected drug peddler was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Sirajganj, and another one in what police claimed was an encounter between two groups of drug peddlers in Cox’s Bazar, while, In Chapainawabganj, a body was recovered by police early yesterday.

April 14, 2019
April 14, 2019

Three killed as Maitree Express rams minitruck

Three people were killed as Dhaka-bound international passenger train Maitree Express rammed a mini-truck at an “unauthorised” level crossing in Kamarkhand upazila of Sirajganj yesterday afternoon.

June 23, 2018
June 23, 2018

2 ‘drug peddlers’ killed in ‘gunfights’ in Tangail, Sirajganj

2 suspected drug peddlers are killed in separate “gunfights” in Tangail and Sirajganj districts while police recovered the body of a suspected drug peddler in Chuadanga.

August 10, 2017
August 10, 2017

After murder of daughter, man 'kills himself'

A man allegedly killed himself by jumping under a running train in Sirajganj's Kamarkhand yesterday, two days after his daughter was murdered.

August 9, 2017
August 9, 2017

Withdraw Sirajganj RHD chief engineer, minister asks authorities

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader directs the authorities concerned to withdraw Chief Engineer of Road and Highway Department (RHD) of Sirajganj Abu Hena Mostafa Kamal for his alleged negligence in road management.

August 4, 2017
August 4, 2017

Beating up Parents: Man gets 10 months in jail

A young man was sentenced to 10 months in prison for beating up his parents at Sirajganj's Raiganj upazila yesterday.

July 15, 2017
July 15, 2017

Fresh flood strikes Sirajganj villages

Fresh floods hit at least 30 villages of Sirajganj after a portion of an embankment eroded while the Jamuna in Gaibandha and Brahmaputra in Kurigram were flowing above the danger level yesterday, bringing misery to people in the districts.