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    ‘Drug addict’ dies in Panchagarh police custody

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:45am on June 03, 2018

    A suspected drug addict died of heart attack in police custody after being arrested in Baniapara area of Panchagarh town early Sunday. The deceased was...

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    323 killed in May across country, says BHRC

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:19pm on May 31, 2018

    A total of 323 people were killed in different incidents across the country during the month of May, according to a survey prepared by...

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    Teenager who jumped off Brahmanbaria police station dies

    United News of Bangladesh . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:37am on May 25, 2018

    A teenage boy who jumped off the Sadar model police station building in Brahmanbaria after his arrest on Monday night died at Dhaka Medical College...

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    Bangladesh NHRC does not endorse extrajudicial killing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 23, 2018

    The National Human Right Commission does not endorse any extrajudicial killing, the commission said in a statement on Tuesday. It expressed concern over such killings...

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    Injury marks found in victim’s legs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on May 08, 2018

    Forensic officials at Dhaka Medical College on Monday said that they had found marks of injury in two legs of the body of the victim...

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    Suspect dies in DB custody in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on May 07, 2018

    A 45-year-old man picked up by the Detective Branch (west) of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police Sunday morning for interrogation died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital...

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    Accused Milon dies in custody

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:33am on April 16, 2018

    A 30-year-old accused in the murder of lawyer Rathis Chandra Bhowmik died in the prison cell of Rangpur Medical College Hospital Friday night...

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    Man in police custody killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent. Feni | Updated at 12:05am on March 18, 2018

    A 28-year-old man in police custody was killed and 11 others, including nine cops, injured in what police claimed as gunfight between police and suspected...

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    JCD leader dies in custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on March 13, 2018

    A Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal leader died in custody on Monday just six days after his arrest while he was returning from a demonstration organised by...

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    Amendment to anti-torture law to hinder HR protection, says ASK

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on January 10, 2018

    Rights group Ain O Salish Kendra on Tuesday in a statement deplored the police proposal of bringing some changes to the Torture and Custodial Death...