News In Brief

Asad Day observed in Narsingdi
Narsingdi Correspondent
 The death anniversary of Shaheed Asad was observed here on Monday commemorating the supreme sacrifice of the student leader during the days of mass uprising of 1969. Different socio-political organisations,, including Shaheed Asad Parishad have chalked out elaborate programmes that include placing wreaths at the greve of Shaheed Asad at his village Dhanwoa of Shibpur upazila of Narsingdi District. Beside Milad Mahfil, discussion on the life of Asad was held at local shaheed Asad College, Shibpur with the present of Abdul Mannan Khan president and general secretary Ariful Mridha of the Asad parishad. The Newly elected MP Shirajul Islam Mollah also placed floral wreath at the grave of Shaheed Asad.
Seven arrested in auto driver murder case in Moulvibazar
Kulaura (Moulvibazar) Correspondent
An auto driver was hacked to death and snatching auto rickshaw by miscreants at Rosidpur area in Bahubol Upazila of the Habiganj district and police recover the body on Monday around 11pm. In this cause Moulvibazar police arrested seven accused in auto driver murder case on Thursday around 6am. The detainee were Abdul Motin, 29, Suhel Miah,27, Abdul Kalam,28, Titu Miah,25, Oyes Miah,22, Firuj Miah,25 in various area in Sadar Upazila. Of Moulvibazar district. On the secret news police raid Baharmodon area under Mostofapur area in Moulvibazar Sadar Upazila and arrested them. Contacted, Md. Abdul Aziz, officer-in-charge of Moulvibazar Police Station confirmed the matter to The Daily New Nation. He said, they established that they murdered auto driver and snatching auto.
Body recovered in Kurigram
Kurigram Correspondent
Police recovered body of a youth from inside of a road-culvert at Chilahati village Belgachha union under Sadar upazila of Kurigram district Saturday morning. The victim was identified as Jalal Uddin, 25, son of Omar Ali of Kaniapara of Harikesh village under Kurigram municipality.Police sources said an accident took place face to face between a motor bike and a trolley on Kurigram-Rajarhat road near Tograihat area at Kurigram Sadar upazila due to dense fog at around 1:00 am on the day and the motor biker Jalal Uddin injured seriously.
102 cocktails recovered in Chapainawabganj
Chapainawabganj Correspondent
Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-5 recovered 102 cocktails from a mango orchard at Chowdhurypara under Moharajpur union in Chapainawabganj sadar upazila on Sunday night. RAB said, acting on secret information, a team of RAB raided the mango orchard at around 9 pm and recovered the cocktails in an abandoned condition. The cocktails were supposed to have been stored for selling, the sources added. None was arrested in this connection.