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30 B’deshis detained in India

CCB conducts Bengaluru raids WT24 Desk City Crime Branch(CCB) on Saturday conducted raids and detained 30 Bangladeshi nationals who were living in the city without visa, Agencies report. The officials booked the defaulters under the Foreigners Act and have also initiated the deportation process. More details in this regard are awaited. On October 21, a Bangladeshi national carrying a fake ...

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Child killed by pumping air into his rectum

Horror unfurls as he was tortured WT24 Desk A twelve-year-old child was tortured to death in Kahaloo Upazila of the district on Friday, Agencies report. He was inflated by a machine through his fistula at Afrin Jute Mill in Kahaloo Upazila around 11 am on Friday. Later in the day around 3 pm, the child died while undergoing treatment at ...

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3 Ctg criminals extorting from Qatar: police

Sarwar, Maxon and Ekram fled Bangladesh two years ago WT24 Desk Three top criminals have been running an extortion racket in Chattogram city from the Middle East, police say. The trio – ‘Sarwar’, ‘Maxon’ and ‘Ekram’ – fled to Qatar two years ago after running the ring from jail for several years, according to them. Police came to know about ...

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50 injured in clash

Dispute over land in B’baria WT24 Desk At least 50 people were injured in a clash between two factions of villagers over a land dispute at Champaknagar Bazar in Bijoynagar uapzila on Friday, Agencies report. Quoting locals, Foyjul Azim, officer-in-charge of Bijoynagar Police Station, said Samsu Mia and Sanu Mia of Fatehpur village had been at loggerheads over the ownership ...

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HuJi leader sought ‘sponsors’: Police

Md Atiqullah was arrested in Khilkhet earlier in October WT24 Desk Md Atiqullah, a ‘top leader’  of the banned militant outfit Harkat-ul Jihad al-Islami Bangladesh or HuJI-B returned to Bangladesh in search of ‘sponsors’ to support terrorist activities overseas, the counter-terrorism unit of police has said, Agencies report. “A former HuJi leader named ‘Mufti Shahid’ who is in hiding in ...

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Govt to provide security to family

Says Law Minister Anisul Huq WT24 Desk Law Minister Anisul Huq has said the government will provide security ‘for as long as necessary’ to the family of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, the madrasa student who was burnt to death for protesting against sexual abuse in Feni, Agencies report. The minister gave the assurance at a media briefing at his Gulshan residence ...

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Youth beaten dead in Ctg

SI among 2 held WT24 Desk A sub-inspector of police and one of his relatives were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly beating a youth to death over a theft charge at Bhatiari union in Sitakunda upazila, Agencies report.  The arrestees were identified as SI Iqbal Pervez Raihan of Khagrachhari Police Station and his brother-in-law Mizanur Rahman, said Noor-e-Alam Mina, superintendent ...

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Gold haul at airport

Passenger held WT24 Desk Airport Armed Police (AAP) has arrested a passenger with 2.3 kg gold at Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport on Wednesday, Agencies report. The arrestee has been identified as Mohammad Arman, 25. Sources at the airport said, a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines landed at Hazrat Shahjalal  International Airport at around 1:45 pm from Jeddah via Sylhet. ...

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Verdict in sensational Nusrat Murder Case Thursday

WT24 Desk A tribunal in the district will deliver its verdict on Thursday in the Sonagazi madrasa girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder case, Agencies report.    Earlier on Sep 30, Judge Mamunur Rashid of Feni Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal fixed the date.  The whole country, including Sonagazi of Feni, is awaiting the verdict.  Nusrat’s mother Shirin Akhtar and ...

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Burkina Faso shootings claim 14

WT24 Desk At least 14 people were killed in gun shootings over the weekend in northern Burkina Faso, local media said on Monday, Agencies report. On Sunday evening, eight people were killed in Zoura village, northern Bam Province, by unknown gunmen. On Saturday, a gun shooting claimed at least six lives in Dambatao, northern Loroum province. Burkina Faso has seen ...

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