Tongi

HC upholds death for 6 Ahsanullah Master killers

High Court upholds death penalty for six persons who were convicted earlier of assassinating Awami League lawmaker Ahsanullah Master in Tongi near the capital, Dhaka, in 2004.

January 13, 2018
January 13, 2018

First phase of Biswa Ijtema begins in Tongi

The three-day first phase of Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of Muslims after Hajj, began on the banks of the Turag at Tongi after Fazr prayers yesterday.

June 15, 2016
June 15, 2016

HC upholds death for 6 Ahsanullah Master killers

High Court upholds death penalty for six persons who were convicted earlier of assassinating Awami League lawmaker Ahsanullah Master in Tongi near the capital, Dhaka, in 2004.

June 15, 2016
June 15, 2016

HC to deliver appeal verdict today

The High Court is set to deliver today its verdict on the death reference and appeals in the case filed in connection with the assassination of Awami League lawmaker Ahsanullah Master in Tongi in...

June 14, 2016
June 14, 2016

1000 volunteers to help police for traffic management: Obaidul

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says around 1,000 volunteers will be deployed at 14 spots on different highways ahead of the Eid-ul Fitr to ensure smooth vehicular movement.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

18 hilly mynas rescued from Tongi

Forest officials rescue 18 hilly mynas from Tongi, at the outskirts of Dhaka.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

Two youths murdered in Gazipur

Two youths have been hacked to death by unidentified criminals in Ershadnagar area under Tongi of Gazipur city.

May 15, 2016
May 15, 2016

2 youths killed in Gazipur

Two young men are hacked to death by miscreants in Tongi area in Gazipur.

May 14, 2016
May 14, 2016

5-yr-old boy drowns in Gazipur abandoned well

A five-year-old boy drowned in an abandoned well dug for setting up a water pump in Tongi upazila of Gazipur.

April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016

30 wild birds, 2 monkeys rescued

The forest department with the help of Rapid Action Battalion yesterday rescued 30 wild birds and two rhesus monkeys from a weekly bird market, which sits every Sunday, in Tongi of Gazipur.

March 26, 2016
March 26, 2016

'Criminal' killed in 'shootout'

An alleged criminal was killed in a "shootout" with Rapid Action Battalion at Tongi in Gazipur early yesterday.