A ‘bideshi Munshiganj jamai’ remembers March 7, 1971

Bangabandhu was heard across the border, in Bihar, India
In March 1971, I was working as an agricultural volunteer on a Gandhian related poverty alleviation project in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, in the villages worst hit by the Bihar Famine of the late 1960s. Continue reading »

Eight robbers arrested while trying to rob RAB vehicle in Narayanganj

Eight members of a robbery gang have been arrested while they were trying to take over a Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) vehicle in Narayanganj. Continue reading »

Youth beaten to death by rivals in Munshiganj

A youth was beaten to death by rivals in Munshiganj over the dispute between the two groups of Awami League. The deceased was known as Tuhin, 27, son of Alamgir Sarkar of Mollakandi Continue reading »

No evidence of sabotage in recent blasts: Asaduzzaman

Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan today said no evidence of sabotage was found so far in recent explosions at different places including Gulistan, reports BSS. Continue reading »

Railway worker dies after being entangled in mixer machine belt

A worker has died after being entangled in the ribbon of a mixer machine in Munshiganj’s Sreenagar upazila. Continue reading »

Two dead, 4 injured in Munshiganj road accident

Two people died and four others were injured as a covered van collided with a microbus on the Dhaka-Chattogram highway at Dori Bausia in Gajaria upazila of Munshiganj this morning. Continue reading »

300 fall sick after having food at resort

More than 300 people who came for a picnic on Friday fell sick after eating at a resort at Baluakandi village of Gazaria upazila in Munshiganj. Continue reading »

Man killed, 11 injured in Munshiganj clash over land dispute

A 30-year-old man was killed, and 11 others were injured in clashes between two groups of villagers over a land dispute at the Chargolgolia area under Sirajdikhan upazila in Munshiganj on Friday, police said. Continue reading »

Missing minor girl found dead

The Tongibari police on Saturday recovered the body of a two-year-old girl with severed arms and legs near a pond at Dhipur union of Tongibari in Munshiganj district. Continue reading »