RAB arrests MV Abhijan owner Hamjalal Sheikh after fatal fire

The Rapid Action Battalion, or RAB, has arrested Hamjalal Sheikh, the owner of the MV Abhijan-10 launch that caught on fire in Jhalakathi, leading to the death of over three dozen people. Continue reading

Woman loses battle for life after husband and children die from burn injuries

A cooking gas cylinder leak is believed have caused the December 2 fire at their Munshiganj home
Days after her husband and two children died, a woman succumbed to the serious burn injuries she had suffered in a fire incident at a flat in Munshiganj. Continue reading

2 killed in separate post-election violence in Munshiganj

Two persons were killed in separate post-election violence at Banglabazar and Panchasar unions of Munshiganj Sadar yesterday during the third phase of union parishad elections. Continue reading

Rape accused in jail becomes candidate with boat symbol in Munshiganj UP polls

Mir Liaquat Ali, accused in a rape case, has become the candidate with Awami League’s boat symbol in the upcoming union parishad election at Kola union of Sirajdikhan upazila Continue reading

Five shot in Munshiganj during clash between rival groups

Three people have been sent to Dhaka in critical conditions
Five people were shot and injured during a clash between the supporters of two candidates of upcoming Union Parishad polls at Charkewa in Munshiganj Sadar Upazila on Sunday night. Continue reading