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Four shibir members arrested for Sunamganj

Four Shibir leaders and activists, including the Sylhet district’s former president have been arrested in drives from different areas of Sunamganj district late Friday. The arrestees were identified as Mahmudur Rahman Delwar, former president of Sylhet district unit of Shibir ...

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Fugitive held in Sylhet

(Sunamganj) Police arrested a fugitive from Borokapon area in Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj district on Wednesday. Tipped off, a police team intercepted a minibus and arrested Abul Jabbar Moshahid, 40, son of Abul Lais of Palpur village, while going to ...

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People set up embankment to catch fish in Tahirpur

Farmers of Tahirpur upazila of Sunamganj District are worried whether they would be able to bring some 5,000 acres of land under Boro farming. Sources said some influential people have caused water remaining stagnant in the area through setting up ...

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Fruit vendor killed in Sunamganj

A fruit seller was killed allegedly by a group of restaurant workers in Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj yesterday. The deceased was Manjil Miah, 35, of Dighli Chakalpara village in the upazila. Witnesses said following an altercation over an issue some ...

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Over one lakh Sunamganj students say “No” to child marriage

Some 1.14 lakh students of Sunamganj have shown a red card to child marriage and sexual harassment in a program organized by Sunamganj district administration at Abul Hossain auditorium on Monday. The organizer said they took the initiative to make a Guinness book ...

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Syed Shayek Ahmed elected as President and Abdul Haque as General Secretary in District Lawyers Association election in Sunamgonj

The annual bar election of Sunamgonj District Lawyers Association was held on 15th December Sunday.  Founder of Jagannathpur Press Club and Jagannathpur Degree College Principal Advocate Syed Shayek Ahmed was elected as the President receiving 275 votes.  His nearest contender ...

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3 shot dead in Dirai gun attack

Three men were shot dead in a gun attack by a rival group over possession of a water body in Dirai upazila of Sunamganj on Tuesday. Our Sunamganj correspondent said the deceased are Tajul Islam, 33, son of Chan Ullah ...

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AL to accept president’s decision even if goes against it: Obaidul

Ruling Bangladesh Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader said on Saturday his party will accept whatever decision the president will take about the reconstitution of Election Commission (EC) even if it goes against the party’s interests. “We trust the ...

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R&H deptt construction start of bridge over Kushiyara river in Sunamganj

The Roads and Highways (R&H) Department would start construction of a major bridge over the river Kushiara under Jagannathpur upazila in Sunamganj soon. The targeted expenditure of the division’s largest bridge, 702.32 metre long and 10.25 metre width, has been ...

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BSF member arrested 7 hours later handover

In Norayan tola BOP under Sunamgong Dist a BSF member named chandra prokash (32) was arrested with are arm and wireless. After flag meeting he was returned. He was hand over to 11 BSF commander Ak Jadob on Friday 7 ...

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