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Belongings worth Tk 10 lakh stolen in a residence in city on Tuesday night

Staff Reporter The capital is now empty marking the holiday of the Eid-ul-Fitr. Under this situation, a theft incident took place at a residence at Mohanagar Project in city’s Hatirjheel area on Tuesday night. Cutting grills of a window, miscreants stole belongings worth TK 10 lakh, said victim family while talking to police on Wednesday morning. Sub-inspector (SI) of Hatirjheel ...

Brace for showers in 24 hours

Staff Reporter Brace for showers in the next 24 hours, as the weatherman has predicted the formation of a low pressure area over the Andaman Sea. According to the Bangladesh Meteorological Department, rain or thunder showers with intense lightning flashes and temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram ...

PM offers prayers at her martyred family members’ Banani graves

Staff Reporter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina along with her younger sister Sheikh Rehana on Wednesdat offered prayers at the graves of the martyred family members of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Banani in the city. “The prime minister and her younger sister offered fateha and munajat at the graves of their family members, who were brutally ...

Two youths killed while visiting Manikganj

Manikganj Correspondent Two youths were killed in a separate road accident while riding a motorcycle in Manikganj.It is learned that the incident took place on the day of Eid on Tuesday (May 3) at around 4:30 pm in the area adjacent to JaymantapDeoli Bridge of Jaymantap Union on Hemayetpur-Singair-Manikganj road. The deceased was identified as Fazle Rabbi Parag, 28, son ...

Punak honours Betagi Mayor Golam Kabir for giving house to shelter less

Betagi (Barguna) Correspondent ABM Golam Kabir, Mayor of Betagi Municipality, was given a memento and commendation certificate by the Bangladesh Police Women’s Welfare Association ( Punak) for gifting a house to Mokbul, a homeless old man living in a barn in Betagi, Barguna. Barguna District Punak Member and Additional Superintendent of Police handed over a memento and testimonial to ABM ...

Bangladesh celebrates Eid as pandemic fades

Staff Reporter Dhaka, May 3: Bangladesh on Tuesday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the important religious festivals of the Muslims that marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, with religious fervour, reports UNB. Devotees offered Eid Jamaat at permanent and makeshift Eidgah maidans across the country, including in Dhaka, after a hiatus of two years due to the Covid-19 ...

Two killed, 10 injured in Faridpur clash

Faridpur Correspondent Two persons were killed and 10 others hurt in a turf war between two groups of villagers over ‘establishing supremacy’ at Gohailbari area of Boalmari upazila on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as Akidul Mollah, 46, son of Hashem Mollah of Chardaitarkathi village and Khairul, 45, son of Moslem of the same village. However, the identities of the ...

Padma Bridge opening date to be fixed after Eid: Shajahan Khan

Staff Reporter MADARIPUR, April 3: Awami League Presidium Member Shajahan Khan said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will fix the date for the inauguration of much-anticipated Padma Bridge after the Eid vacation, reports BSS. He said this while talking to journalists after offering Eid prayers at Madaripur municipality Eidgah here. Shajahan, also a member of parliament from Madaripur-2 constituency, said Padma ...

Indian President, PM greet people on Eid

Staff Reporter Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have greeted people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. “On the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, I extend my best wishes and greetings to all the fellow citizens, especially our Muslim brothers and sisters,” the President said in his message. “On the auspicious occasion of Eid, let us resolve to rededicate ...

Five Eid congregations held at Baitul Mukarram mosque

Staff Reporter A total of five Eid congregations (Jamaat) were held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in the capital in phases on the occasion of the holy Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the greatest religious festivals of the Muslims, like every year. The first congregation was held at 7 am led by the national mosque’s senior Pesh Imam Mufti Mizanur Rahman. The ...