Category: Rajshahi

3 more get anthrax in Sirajganj

Ref:Number of anthrax infected people have risen to 41 after another three were identified at Chithhulia under Shahjadpur Upazila in Sirajganj on Saturday.

The disease was first detected on Thursday among 26 residents of the village and 12 more were added on Friday, Shahjadpur upazilla health officer Dr Nurul Islam told bdnews24.com. Read more →

Rajshahi University BCL faction flings off rival from 1st floor

Source:A faction of the Bangladesh Chhatra League at SM Hall of Rajshahi University threw one of it rivals from the dormitory’s 1st floor after beating him up. The victim, Nassharullah Nasim, was admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital in a critical condition. Read more →

Operation soon against extremists: Tuku

Ref:The government is planning to launch a combing operation in Pabna to wipe out the extremist hideout from the area.

Operation soon against extremists: Tuku


State minister for home affairs Shamsul Haque Tuku declared on Wednesday, after visiting the spot at Berha Upazila in Pabna district where alleged extremists, on Tuesday night had gunned down three policemen and an informant.

Tuku said:”Those extremists who were involved in that incident (killing of police personnel) will be arrested at any cost and will be brought to justice.”

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3 policemen killed in Pabna

Ref: Unnamed assailants on Tuesday night gunned down three police constables at Berha upazila in extremists-infested Pabna. Local journalists said extremists committed the murders at Dhalar Char around 8:30pm.

Pabna’s additional superintendent of police(SP) A K M Mosharraf Hossain Miazi told bdnews24.com: We’ve heard of such an incident. We’re now going to the place of occurence.” Read more →