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One held with firearms in C'nawabganj

Chapainawabganj Correspondent

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested an alleged illegal arms peddler with two pistols, three magazines and nine bullets from Shologarir Beel area under Gomostapur upazila in the district  On Tuesday evening.  The arrested person was identified as Md. Mominul Islam Montu, 25, son of Md. Mokhleshur Rahman of Shologari village under Niamatpur upazila in Naogaon district. RAB said, acting on secret information, an operation team of RAB-5 from Rajshahi Mollapara camp raided the aforesaid area around 5:30pm and arrested Mominul with the arms and ammunition. Later, the arrested person was handed over to the police of Gomostapur Thana with a case, RAB added.

Health camp held in Kishoreganj

Staff Reporter, Kishoreganj

Women Affairs Department, Kishoreganj arranged a health camp supported by Lactating Mother Aid Fund held at old Court building premises on Monday.  DC Sarowar Morshed Chowdhury attended as chief guest Dr. Rowshawn Akhter Jahan, Deputy Director of Family Planning, Md. Kamruzzaman Khan Deputy Director of Social Service and Senior District Information Officer Shamsul Haque were attended as special guests. It was addressed among others by CAB President Alam Sarowar Tito, Women leader Bilkis Begum, Mohila Awami Leader Shaheen Sultana Eti and Sadar Upazila Vice-Chairman Masum Akter. DC Sarowar Morshed Chowdhury and others guest distributing health box among the 400 women and children.
Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football Tournament  begins  
 Bhangura (Pabna) correspondent
The inaugural match of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football Tournament was held at Bhangura Upazila on Monday afternoon. Alhaj Md  Baki BillaChairman, Bhangura Upazila Parishad and Syed Asrafujjaman UNO  inaugurated the tournament. Among others Md. Masud Rana Officer-in-Charge of Bhangura thana, Md. Shahiduzzaman, Principal , Government Haji Jamal Uddin Degree College, Md Rafiqul Islam, Principal Government Bhangura Union School and College, Md. Saidul Islam, Principal BB School and College and several thousands of viewers also present in the game. Bhangura Municipality Akadash Versus Dilpasar Union Akadash was held in the inaugural match,

Medical camp of Kidney Foundation held

Sylhet Bureau

Sylhet Kidney Foundation celebrated its first founding anniversary by arranging a daylong medical campaign at the temple of Daldali Tea Garden near Barshala in Sylhet recently . The purpose of the campaign was to provide free healthcare services among the unprivileged tea garden workers. More than 200 patients, including women and children were provided treatment and necessary medicines free of cost during the campaign, said the campaign organisers. Physicians of the Sylhet Kidney Foundation including its Director Kazi Mushfique Ahmad, Zubayer Ahmad Chowdhury, Chief Executive Officer Farida Nasrin, Consultant Nazmus Sakib, and Mostafa Shah Jamal Chowdhury provided treatment to the patients. Nurse Suraiya Akter Joli, Reshma Akter, Ananya Dev Nath, Abdul Hannan, Kamal Ahmad and Pritam Benarjee assisted the physicians during the daylong medical campaign, the organisers said. Among others, the foundation project manager Ubayed Bin Basit Suman, physician Golam Kibria, local union council member Abul Kashem Chowdhury, Daldali Tea Garden panchayet committee president Mintu Das, and Daldali Juba Samaj president Manoranjan Das, also attended the programme.

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DAMUDYA (Shariatpur): The monthly meeting of law and order committee was held at Officers' Club in Damudya Upazila yesterday. Alamgir Hossain, Chairman, Upazila Parishad was present as Chief Guest and Murtaza Al- Moid, UNO presided over the programme.

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BARISHAL:  The 20th founding anniversary of Barishal Reporters' Unity was observed at its office on Tuesday.

BARISHAL: The 20th founding anniversary of Barishal Reporters' Unity was observed at its office on Tuesday.

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Illegal hill cutting to build teachers' club   at CoU

Illegal hill cutting to build teachers' club at CoU

CoU Correspondent :The Comilla University authority is raising and cutting hills and hillocks, violating the environmental law, to build  teachers' club -cum -guest house despite  serving   show- cause notice

Dacoit beaten to death in Kachua

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Thousands of Chinese nationals living in Habiganj

SA Shofiee, Sylhet :Several thousand Chinese nationals are working  in the country's Habiganj district for which  the government has taken strict precautionary measures against outbreak of the deadly coronavirus.But

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BHOLA: Bloomed mango trees in Bhola predicts bumper production of the seasonal fruit this season. This snap was taken from Ward No 2 at Borhanuddin Pourashava in Bhola yesterday.

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JASHORE: DB police arrested seven suspected extortionists and recovered Tk 30,000 from their possessions  at Prembagh village under Abhaynagar Upazila in Jashore  on Sunday.

JASHORE: DB police arrested seven suspected extortionists and recovered Tk 30,000 from their possessions at Prembagh village under Abhaynagar Upazila in Jashore on Sunday.

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FULBARIA (Mymensingh): Hand washing campaign  was launched among the school children at Fulbaria Upazila organised by POPI, an NGO on Sunday.

FULBARIA (Mymensingh): Hand washing campaign was launched among the school children at Fulbaria Upazila organised by POPI, an NGO on Sunday.

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