Lawyers unleash unprecedented hatred against Adivasis

In an unprecedented manifestation of hatred, the lawyers of Joypurhat Bar Samity asked Jatiya Adivasi Parishad (JAP) to replace 26 water glasses which some Adivasi people used to drink water on Thursday.
This has deeply hurt the entire indigenous community in Joypurhat.
“The incident was unexpected in a modern civilised society,” said JAP Secretary

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Kidney, Liver Trade: 10 hospitals involved

Organ trader makes confession
Tareque Azam, the key suspect of a network of organ trade in the country, gave his confessional statement before a Joypurhat magistrate court yesterday.
In his confession, he named some hospitals, clinics and doctors involved in the illicit business, said F Karim, officer-in-charge of Kalai Police Station in

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Liver traders go on the prowl

Lure poor into selling portion of their organs; hospitals in Dhaka say no way to check wrongdoing
Twenty-three-year old Mehdi Hasan from Bamongram in Kalai upazila had been lured into selling his kidney but ended up losing a part of his liver.
Md Abdus Sattar, who used to sell vegetables in Kalai, had enticed him to sell his kidney for Tk 2 lakh and took him to Dhaka in early May to have him operated, Mehdi told

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