B’desh underwater tunnel project ‘cruises’ amid Corona crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dhaka, Aug 3 (IANS) The work on the ambitious $1.2 bn underwater tunnel project in Bangladesh’s Chattogram, aimed at boosting connectivity, seemed to be moving in the right direction with the completion of the left line of the section, amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus crisis, officials said on Monday.

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21 cops suspended over killing of ex-Army officer in B’desh

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dhaka, Aug 2 (IANS) At least 21 police personnel, including the in-charge of Baharchhara police outpost, have been suspended in connection with the killing of a retired Bangladesh Army officer, Deputy Inspector General, Chattogram Range, Khandaker Golam Faruq said on Sunday.

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