Focus on Sylhet

Tofazzal Hossain Manik Mia’s 53rd death anniv observed in Sylhet

Sylhet BureauThe 53rd death anniversary of Tofazzal Hossain Manik Mia, legend journalist and the founder editor of the daily Ittefaq, was observed in Sylhet on Thursday.A discussion meeting and dowa mahfil were organized at the Judge Court Jame Mosque in Sylhet.The programme was attended among others by Chairman of Islamic Unity, President of Bangladesh Nezame Islam Party Advocate Maulana Abdur ...

Police issued Section 154 at expatriate’s house in Sylhet

Sylhet Bureau A house worth Rs 20 million belonging to a London expatriate woman at Osmaninagar in Sylhet has caused a stir among the people of the area. Police have issued Section 154 due to a dispute between the two parties over the actual ownership. London expatriate women deleted from Gayachpur of Tajpur union of the upazila. The police issued ...

Habiganj DC Ishrat Jahan is receives departmental integrity award

Habiganj Correspondent Ishrat Jahan, Deputy Commissioner of Habiganj has received the Divisional Integrity Award according to the Integrity Policy 2018. Deputy Commissioner of Habiganj, Ishrat Jahan has been nominated for the Integrity Award at the divisional level in the fiscal year 2021-2022. Habiganj Deputy Commissioner’s Office Assistant Commissioner and Executive Magistrate Naveed Sarwar said he was nominated for the award ...

AHM Faisal Ahmed elected Rotary District Governor

Sylhet BureauRotarian AHM Faisal Ahmed has been elected District Governor of Rotary for the year 2024-25. On Sunday night. Rotary International announced Faisal as its governor through a poll on its website.He is the past president of the Rotary Club of Sylhet Surma and the managing director of the private organization Sylhet Youth Academy.He has been elected Governor of Rotary ...

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 ...