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    Banks asked to reinforce agri loan release in CHT

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on July 29, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday asked the country’s scheduled banks to facilitate the Tk 10-bank account opening by farmers in Rangamati, Khagrachari and Bandarban with a...

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    Hill organisations condemn killing of woman during ‘shootout’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 13, 2020

    Four Chattogram Hill Tracts-based organisations on Sunday condemned Friday’s ‘shootout’ that killed a woman and injured her minor son at Shamukjhiri area under Boangchhari in...

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    Landslide feared, Chattogram, CHT hill pockets evacuated

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:04am on June 19, 2020

    The local administrations evacuated people from the hilly areas of the port city and the Chittagong Hill Tracts fearing landslide due to incessant rains since...

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    CHT affairs minister contracts COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29am on June 07, 2020

    Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs minister Bir Bahadur U Shwe Sing tested positive for COVID-19, confirmed officials on Sunday. Bir Bahadur, also ruling Awami League member...

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    3 killed in Chittagong Hills Tracts in April

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on May 04, 2020

    The Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti in their monthly statement on Sunday said that at least three people were shot dead and four others including...

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    Government to expand CHT region education: Bir Bahadur

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Bandarban | Updated at 12:25am on February 01, 2020

    Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing on Friday said the government was firmly committed to expand education in Chittagong Hill Tracts region....

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    CHT accord not yet fully implemented

    Mangal Kumar Chakma | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    THE Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord 1997 was signed between the government and the Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti on December 2, 1997 aimed at resolving...

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    CHT minister obstacle to deal implemention: Santu Larma

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on December 03, 2019

    Parbatya Chattogram Jana Samhati Samiti president Jyotirindra Bodhipriya Larma on Monday said Chittagong Hill Tracts affairs minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing himself stands against implementation...

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    State minister finds all in CHT ‘Bengali’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on December 02, 2019

    Academicians, journalists and rights activists on Sunday said the Chittagong Hill Tracts Treaty should be implemented fully upholding the ethnicity and values of the ethnic...

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    Government halts CHT accord execution, says Santu Larma

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:21am on December 02, 2019

    The government has halted the process of implementing the Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord by putting on hold about two-thirds of the accord provisions, Parbatya Chattogram...