Monday , 26 July 2021
Breaking News

Category Archives: Focus on Chittagong

Negligence in procurement of railway engine lifting jack alleged, Chittagong Bangladesh Railway Chittagong Controller of Stores is  going to procure mobile lifting jack through  International tender No. P6/ DSL/ SPL-Reqn/ 11/ 15/ RT, dated: 14/ 12/ 2014 . The  tender  was opened  on 23.03.2015 and   seven  bidders participated in the tender . Evaluation Committee decided to select  an Indian offer considering as lowest bidder in the tender, ignoring ... Read More »

Hide stockists in Ctg in trouble, allege seasonal traders charging more

Stockists in Chittagong are facing trouble in meeting their target of collecting 475,000 cattle hides during Eid-ul-Azha as seasonal traders have allegedly inflated the rate, reports The seasonal traders were charging no less than Tk 70-80 per square foot of hide though the price was fixed for greater Chittagong area at Tk 40-45 during the Eid, according to Chittagong ... Read More »

Two rapists get 30 -yr jail in Ctg

Chittagong: Bureau A tribunal here on Tuesday sentenced two people to 30 years’ imprisonment on two counts of offence for violating a girl here after abduction in 2001. The convicts are Yakub Ali, son of Hossain, and Mamun, son of Abdul Hasib of Dwip Charti village in Satkania upazila. They were sentenced to life imprisonment each on two counts. The ... Read More »

22 sued in Ctg over Jubo League leader Badal murder

Chittagong:Bureau  A case has been filed against 22 people in connection with the killing of Mehedi Hasan Badal, a leader Chittagong city unit Jubo League, youth front of the ruling Awami League.Mobashira Mishu, wife of Badal, filed the case with Bayezid Police Station around 10:30pm on Thursday, said Nurul Akter, officer-in-charge (investigation) of the police station. Saddam Hossain has been ... Read More »

Two slaughtered in Ctg mazar

Chittagong Bureau Two people were slaughtered at a mazar in Shershah Bangla Bazar area under Bayezid thana of Chittagong city on Friday afternoon. The dead were identified as Rahmatullah alias Lengta Fakir, 52, and the mazar’s caretaker M Quader, 25. CMP deputy commissioner Paritosh Ghosh told media that a young man entered ‘Lengta Fakirer Mazar’ in the port city at ... Read More »

Ansarullah Bangla Team threatens Ctg Bar GS Ashok Kumar Das

 Chittagong Bureau A lawyers’ forum leader in Chittagong has been threatened with death in a text massage on his mobile phone purportedly sent by banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team. Chittagong Bars Association’s former general secretary Ashok Kumar Das said he received the SMS at around 7:30am on Wednesday. The message also said the next targets were war crimes tribunal’s ... Read More »

Vegetable prices double in Ctg

Chittagong City buyers are feeling the pinch as retail prices of vegetables are twice as much as wholesale prices. The retailers are blaming short supply due to heavy rains for the price hike. At Reazuddin Bazar, the largest market in the city, retail stores are situated only 30-50 yards from the wholesale shops. Bitter melon was being sold at Tk ... Read More »

First ever floating oil refinery terminal in Bay in the offing, Chittagong  First ever floating oil terminal  of the country is going to be installed  in the Bay near Moheskhali island  under Cox’sBazar district  very shortly. In this connection, an agreement   for installing the terminal will be signed with China next month. The aims for installing oil terminal in Bay is to discharge imported  crude and refined oil from the ... Read More »

Jubo Dal activist slaughtered in Ctg

Chittagong Bureau An activist of Jubo Dal was slaughtered by the rival group at Pahartali Thana of Chittagong district on Friday afternoon. The dead was identified as–Saidul Islam, 24, son of late Salim Miah. He was an active activist of ward Jubo Dal. Pahartali Thana OC AKM Azizur Rahman said, the rival group picked up Saidul around 1:30pm and later ... Read More »

Ctg contributes 29 pc of national revenue

   Chittagong Bureau The Government t has taken a challenge to realize large amount of revenues from the internal sources in the proposed budget of the current fiscal aimed at achieving the vision of mid income country by 2021 . This was viewed at the dialogue with the stakeholders  on Revenue Dialogue as arranged by the National Board of Revenue ... Read More »