Saturday, April 20, 2024

Idols of two temples damaged

Unidentified miscreants damaged some idols of Hindu god and goddess of two temples at Rajnagar village in Chitalmari upazila early Friday. Police said the miscreants entered the two temples breaking open the windows and picked up some idols of goddess Kali and god Ganesh in the early hours. Later, the miscreants

Four ‘pirates’ killed in ‘gunfight’

Four persons, said to be pirates, were killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the Rapid Action Battalion on Wednesday morning at Sharonkhola under the east wing of the Sundarbans Forest Division in Bagerhat. Local fishermen identified the deceased as Zulfikar Ali Zulfu, leader of a pirate gang called ‘Zulfikar Bahini’, Hafizur Rahman, second-in-command of the gang, ... Read more