Rashad Ahamad

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    People keep leaving Dhaka

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:35am on August 12, 2020

    Countless families who have lived in the capital and other major cities for years have continued to leave for their rural homes as they have...

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    Beirut blasts worry Old Dhaka residents

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:51am on August 08, 2020

    Traders still continued to store chemical substances in different parts of Old Dhaka keeping high the risk of explosions while the authority remains indifferent. After...

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    Bamboo-hook connection makes power lines risky

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:36am on August 07, 2020

    People in different parts of the city and areas outside are at risk of electrocution during the ongoing flood as many residents have taken power...

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    Win-win situation in cattle markets as buyers flock

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:00am on July 31, 2020

    Prices of cattle showed upward trend on Thursday as the number of buyer increased bringing relief among the traders in the sacrificial cattle markets. Customers...

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    Cattle sales unusually low as Eid nears 

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:26am on July 30, 2020

    Traders at Dhaka city cattle markets said on Wednesday that sales were still poor with very thin presence of customers although Eid-ul-Azha is just three...

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    16 makeshift cattle markets begin today in Dhaka

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:44am on July 28, 2020

    Sacrificial animal sales begin at 16 makeshift cattle markets in the capital today amid serious health concerns due to coronavirus situation. The markets will continue...

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    Spread of dengue feared as many patients go unreported

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:42pm on July 26, 2020

    Many dengue patients in Dhaka and across the country are going unreported as the government collect patients’ information from only 41 hospitals out of over...

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    Marine litter continues floating ashore

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:51am on July 26, 2020

    Waves of marine litter, mostly plastic waste, have continued to float ashore onto the Cox’s Bazar beach filling one of the longest sea beaches of...

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    Collective slaughtering planned due to COVID-19

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:09am on July 24, 2020

    Dhaka North City Corporation and a number of private farms are planning collective slaughtering at dedicated places instead of slaughtering on roads in this Eid-ul-Azha...

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    Listed grabbers of Dhaka city canals still at large

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:07am on July 23, 2020

    Grabbers have continued to occupy most areas of Dhaka city canals as the authorities failed to continue with their drives against them even though a...