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One killed over land dispute

Gafargaon (Mymensingh) Correspondent

  A man was killed and five others were injured over land dispute  at Gafargaon under Mymensingh recently. In this connection,  Pagla Thana police arrested one person . This incident took place  at Patlasi village of Neguari Union in Pagla Thana under Gafargaon Upazila .   Local sources  said ,  Muktijuddah Riaj Uddin Akanda  alongwith his  brother Siraj Uddin Akanda  were  involved in   land dispute  for many days.  On the day of incident ,  two parties quarreled with one another  party .  Getting news,  Sultan Akanda,  son of late Ajim Uddin Akanda  was coming home with his wife. On the way,  Siraj Uddin with his two sons Babu and Shihab attacked  them.

Three held over Sylhet gang rape

Sylhet Bureau

Police have arrested three accused over gang-rape case on Monday night from Bankalapara in Sylhet city. The arrestees are Nizam Uddin, son of Safar Ali of Moiyarchar, Anwar Hossain Jalil, son of Golam Mustafa of Bankalapara, Dudu Mia, son of Tamil Khan of Jalshoka village in Habiganj. Nizam and Dudu are living in Bankalapara. Additional deputy commissioner of Sylhet Metropoliton police Zadan Al Musa said that accused took over the girl from her nice house on Sunday night. Meanwhile, they beat up her brother-in-law. Later they took away the girl in a lane and raped her in turn. He said that on Monday the victim filed a case with the Airport Police station. Police arrested three accused. After appearing before court, the judge ordered them to send to jail.

Ice-cream factory beside toilet sealed off, fined

Chandpur  Correspondent

An  ice cream factory beside  Toilet  was sealed  off and Tk 50 thousand was fined   at Hajiganj  Sadar Bazar  recently.  Acting on a tip off, AC Land  and also  Executive Magistrate Ziaul Islam suddenly launched a drive in the Ice Cream Factory  on Degree College Road and   examined  the  papers,   cover packs with trade marks  of  renowned ice cream factories in Dhaka, colours and  other goods and materials, needed for making ice creams, and seized the   fake packs and   fake cover papers  of   that  renowned   ice cream ,sweetmeats and curds  factories  in Dhaka  and then  sealed off the factory itself beside the toilet. It was discovered that the ice cream  factory has no legal papers   to run the business nor any approval papers/certificate from BSTI.  The Magistrate said,   the owner was fined Tk 50 thousand as per Consumers Rights Act.  Contacted,  UNO Boishakhi Barua   told this correspondent that on getting many allegations and complaints  against this factory, she sent the Executive Magistrate to look into the matter and  then sealed off  this factory.

Work on 5 Muktijoddha Complexes in Pirojpur completed

PIROJPUR: Construction works of Muktijoddha Bhaban Complexes in five upazilas of the district were completed while three more Complexes including one in district headquarters would be completed during the current fiscal year. Officials said the government has undertaken the project of Muktijoddha Bhaban Complex in seven upazilas of the district at a cost of Taka 19 crore aimed at projecting the history of the Liberation War and welfare of the Freedom Fighters. Upazila level complexes are being constructed by Local Government Engineering Department while Public Works Department is constructing the Muktijoddha Complex at district headquarters. Constriction works of Muktijoddha Complexes at Mathbaria, Bhandaria, Kaokhali, Nesarabad and Indurkani upazilas have already been completed and handed over to the Muktijoddha Sangsad. Construction of the Complexes at Pirojpur district town and Nazirpur would be completed during the current fiscal year.  Every Upazila Muktijoddha Complex built at a cost of Tk 2.30 crore would have a market at ground floor, a Muktijoddha Sangsad Office on the second floor, reports BSS.

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