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6 die in Naogaon truck plunge


WT24 Desk At least six people were killed and two others injured when a truck plunged into the floodwaters in Hazi Gobindapur area on Naogaon-Rajshah regional highway in Manda upazila of Naogaon on Saturday morning, Agencies report. The deceased are-Ashraful ...

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Locals repair damaged embankment in Naogaon

Locals repair a protection embankment in Ikartara area of Naogaon sadar upazila after a 10-hour of united effort to protect the locality from flood. The photo was taken on Thursday. Photo: Collected

WT24 Desk Locals have reconstructed a protection embankment on the east bank of the Chhoto Jamuna river that broke on Thursday night and inundated the Ikartara area of Naogaon’s Sadar upazila, Agencies report. Hundreds of locals repaired the 30-feet broken ...

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JP now a factor in politics: Ershad

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WT24 Desk Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman former President HM Ershad has said that his party is now factor in the politics, Agencies report. Ershad, also Prime Minister’s special envoy, said this at a function organized for relief distribution among flood ...

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Dinajpur flood death toll hits 29

A flooded village in the district.

WT24 Desk The death toll in severe flood in Dinjapur has risen as the number was reported 29 till early Wednesday, Agencies report. Birol Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abdul Majid told Banglanews that all of the deceased died after drowning in ...

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Country braces for worsening flood

Residents wade through breast deep water as flood submerges a village in a northern district (File)

WT24 Desk The country’s flood situation will worsen further over the next three days inundating many new areas, adding woes to flood victims, Agencies report. According to a special flood bulletin of the Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre issued on ...

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Flood snaps Dinajpur-Dhaka rail link

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WT24 Desk Rail communication of Dinajpur with Dhaka remained suspended since Sunday night as rail tracks in Sadar upazila went under water, reports news agency UNB. Dinajpur railway station master Monirul Islam told UNB that rail links of Dinajpur with ...

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3 killed as lorry overturns in Ctg

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WT24 Desk Three people were killed as a container lorry overturned and rammed a CNG-run auto-rickshaw on Nimtola Biswa road under Bandar thana of the port city on Sunday morning, reports news agency UNB. The deceased are driver of the ...

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