Focus on Sylhet

Eid food items distribution among beneficiaries at the initiative of Sylhet SOS Children’s Village

Sylhet BureauAs part of the 2nd phase (October 2021-September 2022) activities of SOS Children’s Village International in Bangladesh titled Support COVID-19, on the occasion of the upcoming holy Eid-ul-Fitr, necessary Eid food has been distributed in different areas of Osmaninagar and Balaganj upazilas of Sylhet district. Mr. Swapan Kumar Chakraborty, Upazila Secondary Education Officer, Osmaninagar Upazila, Sylhet inaugurated the program ...

Sylhet Shoppers flock to malls, markets as Eid nears

Sylhet Bureau Shoppers are flocking to different shopping malls and markets in Sylhet to buy new dresses, shoes and accessories for families and friends as the biggest Muslim festival Eid-ul-Fitr is knocking at the doors.The huge turnout of shoppers brings a smile to the shop owners and sellers at Al Hamra Shopping City, Hasan Market and its adjacent markets, shopping ...

One held for selling train tickets in black

Sylhet BureauRapid Action Battalion (RAB) have arrested a member of a gang, who sale train tickets in black, at South Surma area in Sylhet Metropolitan along with train tickets and other relevant equipment.The arrested man is Zufen Ahmed, 27, a resident of Boroikandi area under South Surma police station area.Acting on a tip-off, a team of RAB-9 conducted a raid ...

PM stresses maximum land usage for food production

DHAKA, April 11, 2022 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the countrymen to ensure maximum usage of land to produce food to maintain self-sufficiency against the backdrop of the global crisis over the Ukraine conflict. “After two waves of Covid-19 pandemic, now the Russia-Ukraine war may expose the world to another crisis,” premier’s press secretary Ihsanul Karim quoted ...