Showing posts from September, 2021

Youth arrested for ‘offensive’ comment on police’s Facebook page

Munshiganj police arrested a youth for making an offensive comment on a post on the verified Facebook page by Bangladesh Police. According to our Munshiganj correspondent, Mizanur Rahman (26) was taken into police custody from his home at Dakkhin Rarikhal Village in Sreenagar Upazila. He was there around 8.45 yesterday. Last night at 10:30pm, a case was brought against him under the Information and Communication Technology Act (ICT Act), Inspector (Investigation), of Sreenagar Police Station Md Kamruzzaman confirmed. According to the inspector, Mizanur made an offensive comment in a recent post on Bangladesh Police's verified Page. The inspector stated that he would be brought before the court today. Mizanur worked abroad, but returned to her home a few years ago.  

Wagon derails in Bhairab

Early Friday, a wagon belonging to a Dhaka-bound freight train was thrown off the tracks at Bhairab Upazila. As the track was blocked, no train could run for more than five hours. Around 12:30am, the wagon of the Dhaka bound freight train derail in Jagannathpur of Bhairab Upazila. Officials reported that a relief train team saved it around 5:00 AM. Mohammad Khairul Kabir (divisional transportation officer, railway east zone), told New Age that the wagon had been rescued immediately. He said that no one was hurt in the incident. Official said that the railway authorities created a four-member committee headed by the assistant transportation officer of Dhaka Division to investigate the incident.