Category: Barisal

3 killed in Barisal road crash

Ref: Three passengers of a tempo were killed and six others injured as a truck rammed the tempo in Rahmatpur near Barisal Airport of Babuganj upazila Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Ripon Peda, 40, Bristy, 10, daughter of Azad Mia, and Ratan Haldar, 45.
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Batali Hill people to be rehabilitated

Ref: Poor landless dwellers living in the vulnerable area along Batali Hill in Tigerpass of the port city will be rehabilitated in a seven-storey building.

The Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) took the decision on Monday at its regular general meeting, chaired by mayor M Manzur Alam, days after 17 people were killed in a landslide in that area.

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Mirsarai tragedy trucker held

Ref: The killer truck driver of Mirsarai tragedy that took the lives of 44 students was nabbed from Kawnia area of Barisal Thursday morning.

Kawnia police arrested Mofiz, 40, from the house of Farid Khan, a relative of Mofiz, around 7:30am.

Police, BNP clash in Barisal, 10 injured

Ref: At least 10 people have been injured and 15 others arrested in an hour-long clash between the police and activists of BNP over holding a rally at the party’s headquarters.

The rally was organised as part of the three-day district-level programmes declared by the opposition in support of their Nov 30 countrywide full-day general strike.
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No bar on taking Babar to Ctg

Ref: A government law official has disclosed that there was no bar on producing former junior home minister Lutfuzzaman Babar to the Chittagong court in the 10-truck arms case.
The Supreme Court has scrapped the High Court’s bar on moving Babar from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University on Monday.

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