Potato traders in Munshiganj worried over price slump

Sajjad Hossain: Potato farms cover about half of the 67,000 hectares of arable land in Dhaka’s Munshiganj district, making it the region’s main cash crop. Continue reading

Kabiraj arrested for raping woman in Munshiganj

The rape survivor had sought the kabiraj’s help to reunite with her estranged husband
Police have arrested a kabiraj (quack) on charges of raping a woman on the pretext of helping her get back with her estranged husband in Sreenagar upazila of Munshiganj. Continue reading

Munshiganj potato farmers in troubled waters

Potato farmers in Munshiganj are in troubled waters after potato prices fell through due to surplus stocks and low sales. Continue reading

Policeman rescues two children thrown overboard from launch for ‘not paying the fare’

The police have rescued two children from Meghna river after they were thrown into the river by water transport workers over ‘failure to pay the fare.’ Continue reading

Man arrested from Chandpur for killing brother in Munshiganj

Police arrested a man this afternoon hours after a case was filed against him on charges of killing his elder brother over a family feud in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj last night. Continue reading

Case filed over killing of man by brother in Munshiganj following family feud

A case was filed in connection with the killing of a man allegedly by his younger brother over a family feud in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj last night. Continue reading