Sunamganj

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Heavy rainfall and water from hills deluge Sunamganj

Lalpur, Gourarang, Saheb Bari Ghat and many other low-lying areas in the Sunamganj district are now submerged under floodwater caused by heavy rainfall - threatening catastrophic damage to the...

June 7, 2020
June 7, 2020

Contractual health workers’ protest over arrears dispersed in Sunamganj

Police charged baton and dispersed a group of health workers demonstrating in front of the Civil Surgeon’s office in Sunamganj today.

April 29, 2020
April 29, 2020

Ministers forego distancing while launching paddy procurement programme

Two ministers, four lawmakers and several other government officials today launched two programmes in Sunamganj -- paddy procurement and handover of harvesting machines -- but all seemingly forgot...

April 13, 2020
April 13, 2020

Flash flood forecasted in haors of Sunamganj, Sylhet

Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) forecasts flash flood in Haor regions of Sunamganj and Sylhet as India’s Meteorological Department predicted excessive rainfall in the north-eastern part...

April 12, 2020
April 12, 2020

Sunamganj district locked down

Sunamganj district is locked down until further notice in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus.

February 9, 2020
February 9, 2020

UP chairman in Sunamganj, one other, suspended for giving birth certificates to Rohingyas

A union parishad (UP) chairman and a union member have been suspended for faking birth certificates and giving those to Rohingyas.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Lightning strikes kill 22

At least 22 people, including two students, were killed by lightning strikes in 10 districts yesterday.

May 5, 2018
May 5, 2018

Lightning strikes kill 3 in two dists

Three farmers were killed by lightning strikes in Sunamganj and Habiganj yesterday.

December 17, 2017
December 17, 2017

Of a unique burial ground of 1971

The burial ground of 49 martyred freedom fighters at Dalura of Sunamganj is unique in the country.

September 23, 2017
September 23, 2017

Lightning kills 10 in Dinajpur, Sunamganj

At least 10 persons are killed and seven others injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Dinajpur and Sunamganj.