Police recovered the decomposed body of a person from the Doshani River in Bokshiganj upazila on Friday
Rape accused beaten to death in Jhenaidah: A man accused in a rape case was beaten to death reportedly by the plaintiff in Kulbaria village of Sadar upazila on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Ahad Alli. “Ahad was severely beaten by plaintiff Nesar Uddin while he was at Kulbaria Bazar on Thursday noon. Later, he was taken to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead, said Jamena Khatun,” sister of the deceased. Jhenaidah Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) said: "An unnatural death case was filed and police are investigating the matter."
Nayan Khandakar, Jhenaidah
Gold worth over Tk45 lakh recovered in Feni: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Friday recovered around a kilogram of gold which is worth over Tk45,00,000 from Baurpathar border area of Parshuram upazila. A patrol team of BGB conducted a drive and recovered the gold, while smugglers managed to flee the scene, said Md Hasibur Rahman, Subedar of Parshuram border outpost (BOP) under BGB 4 Battalion.
Rafiqul Islam, Feni
One found dead in Jamalpur: Police recovered the decomposed body of a person from the Doshani River in Bokshiganj upazila on Friday. The identity of the deceased was not conformed. Bokshiganj police station OC Md Shafiqulk said: "Being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to hospital. We are investigating the matter."
Bishwajit Deb, Jamalganj
Two held with phensedyl, marijuana in Jessore: Police in separate drives on Friday detained two drug dealers with 15kg marijuana and 450 bottles of phensedyl in Sharsha upazila. Ruhul Amin was detained with 450 bottles of phensedyl from Kamarbari intersection while Hafizur Rahman was held with 15kg marijuana from Shura bari area in the upazila. Sharsha police station OC said: "Cases were filed against the detained under the Narcotics Control Act."
Selim Reja, Benapole
Man held with 12 gold bars in Satkhira: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained a man along with 12 gold bars from Kewragachhi border of Kalaroa upazila on Friday. The detainee was Mohammad Budu Hossain. On a tip off, a BGB team, led by Toluigacha Camp Nayek Subedar Sabur conducted a raid at the house of the detainee and seized the gold bars, wrapped with black tapes, said a press release, issued by Satkhira BGB 33 Battalion.
Asaduzzaman Sardar, Satkhira
Man detained for rape attempt in Bandarban: Police on Friday detained a man for trying to rape an indigenous girl from Kaintairmukh area in Rowangchhari upazila. The detainee Rakib Islam, 19 hailing from Dashmina upazila of Patuakhali district has been working to construct a road in the area. On Tuesday, he attempted to rape a fifth grade schoolgirl in Kaintairmukh area, said Rowangchhari police station OC Eramul Haque.
Basu Das, Bandarban
Shops gutted in Dinajpur fire: At least three shops were gutted in fire that broke out at Mexir intersection in Chirirbandar upazila on Friday. Chirirbandar Fire Service Station Officer Sarwar Hossain said: "On being informed, we rushed to the spot and doused the fire. The fire might have originated from short circuit and it incurred loss of Tk1,00,000 to the businesspersons."
Faruk Hossain, Dinajpur