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Sylhet Bureau :The Sylhet airport authorities have requested people suffering from conjunctivitis not to travel within seven days of being infected with the disease.According to Osmani International Airport Director Hafiz Ahmed, there has been a rise in conjunctivitis cases recently. He said that if someone must travel on an emergency basis, they must take prescriptions from a BMDC registered doctor, necessary medicines and wear sunglasses at the airport. The airport’s health authorities will provide the fitness documents after verifying the...
BSS, Panchagarh :Railways Minister Md. Nurul Islam Sujan has provided assistance to the families of the death in boat capsize in the Karatoya River near Auliya Ghat under Boda upazila in the district.He handed over cash Taka 5 thousand and sari and lungi among each family of the deaths from his own fund on Wednesday.The minister visited every victim’s house and also consoled the family members. A total of 68 bodies were recovered from Karatoya river for last three days...
Bhuapur (Tangail) Correspondent :The health complex of Bhuapur Upazila of Tangail does not have any anti-rabies vaccine. As a result, patients are not getting proper treatment if they are bitten by mad dogs. Due to this, the victims are compelled to buy anti-rabies vaccine from outside medicine shop spending extra money. Many people from neighboring Ghatail, Kalihati and Gopalpur upazilas are facing the problem. Although the hospital has supply of anti-venom of snake, the patients of dog bite are being...
Ishwardi (Pabna) Correspondent :A housewife was murdered on the night of renting a new house in Ishwardi. The murder took place at Babupara in Paschim Tengri area of Ishwardi city sometime late on Thursday night. The name of the deceased housewife is Sonia Khatun (22). He was a factory worker in Ishwardi EPZ. Since the incident, the housewife’s husband Rubel Hossain is absconding. Their three-year-old son is missing. Rubel was an expatriate. It is reported that he rented Ekram Ali’s...

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BSS, Rangpur :Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested a presumed cheat on charges of cheating common people by promising jobs from Keranipara area in Rangpur city on Wednesday night. “On the basis of an allegation lodged by a cheated man, an operational team of the Crime Prevention Specialised Company (CPSC) of RAB-13 arrested the fraudster from a house at Keranipara area of the city,” said a press release issued here Thursday. The detainee was identified as Md. Asaduzzaman alias Rajon, 38,...
Sylhet Bureau :The Jalalabad Gas T&D Systems Limited (JGTDSL) is set to install 50,000 pre-paid gas metres. The gas regulatory company and The Consortium of Zenner, Metering Technology (Sanghai) and Hexing Electrical Company, China signed an agreement in this regard on Sunday. JGTDSL Company Secretary Md Shohidul Islam and Hexing Electrical Company’s Regional CEO Leo Xu signed the agreement respectively.Under the agreement, 50,000 gas consumers under Sylhet City Corporation and Sylhet Sadar will come under the pre-paid card facilities by...