Rashad Ahamad

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    Crowds growing at heritage sites after reopening

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 10:22pm on September 19, 2020

    Crowd of visitors is increasing at heritage tourist sites in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country gradually as the government reopened them on Wednesday after...

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    DSCC to issue rickshaw licence after 32 years

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:58pm on September 12, 2020

    Dhaka South City Corporation has announced after 32 years that it would issue and renew licences for non-motorised rickshaws. In a public announcement in newspapers...

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    Over 14,000 jobless workers await repatriation from Iraq

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:21am on September 12, 2020

    More than 14,000 Bangladeshi expatriate workers, who were laid off or lost their employments, are waiting for repatriation for last several months. Workers said that...

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    2 lakh Bangladeshi workers in Iraq in fear of becoming illegal

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:07am on September 11, 2020

    More than two lakh Bangladeshi migrant workers in war-torn Iraq are in fear that they would become illegal soon due suspension of visa renewal in...

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    Narayanganj mosque blast toll rises to 31

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:16pm on September 10, 2020

    Three more burn victims of the Narayanganj mosque blast died at Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery in Dhaka on Thursday, raising...

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    Leasing out adds to sufferings, increases expenditure

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:25am on September 05, 2020

    Public sufferings and expenditures witnessed a considerable increase after Dhaka South City Corporation had leased out primary waste collection to private firms. City residents said...

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    DSCC moves to relocate stray dogs

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:08am on August 29, 2020

    Dhaka South City Corporation has planned to relocate stray dogs from its territory to the city periphery as its stray dog population has increased apparently...

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    Excavated city roads cause public sufferings

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2020

    Over 700 kilometres of city roads and footpaths remained excavated for several months causing immense sufferings to commuters as well as residents during this time...

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    393 dengue patients this year

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:21am on August 21, 2020

    Experts attribute the unusual low prevalence of dengue this year to Dhaka city corporations’ measures to control aedes mosquito, reduced movement of people and the...

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    Gonoshasthaya Kendra to start new hospital in Chattogram

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:12am on August 20, 2020

    Gonoshasthaya Kendra is going to start a new hospital within months at Hathazari in Chattogram as an eighty-seven year old person donated his three-story hospital...