Indian vessel leaves Chattogram Port in transit trial run

An Indian vessel has left Chattogram Port with eight tons of tea leaves in a compartment brought from the northeastern territory of Meghalaya through land courses in Bangladesh under a travel understanding.

This transfer is important for a preliminary attempt to execute the 2018 settlement on utilizing the ports and land courses of Bangladesh to move merchandise to and from the northeastern piece of India, as per an assertion from the Associate High Commission of India in Chattogram.

The ongoing preliminary attempt is being led on the Dawki-Tamabil-Chattogram course.

The boat, MV Trans Samudera, is conveying merchandise additionally under ordinary exchange. It left Chattogram for Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port in Kolkata on Wednesday, said Habibur Rahman, administrator of Mango Line, the boat’s nearby specialist.

There are eight supported courses for the travel of merchandise under the arrangement.

A standard working strategy was finished paperwork for the travel during State head Sheik Hasina’s visit to India in 2019.

The main preliminary attempt was hung on Jul 21, 2020, on the Chattogram-Akhaura-Agartala course.

Indian vessel MV Trans Samudera left the Chattogram Port on Wednesday, 34 days after it came to Bangladesh under the travel arrangement, as it couldn’t cruise towards the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Port in Kolkata because of a specialized error and required fix works.

Authorities of Mango Line, nearby specialist of the MV Samudera, said the vessel is conveying a transfer of eight ton tea.

Mango Line Overseeing Chief Mohammad Habib told The Business Standard that the vessel left the Chattogram Port on Wednesday morning with 130 Twenty-foot identical units (TEUs) including eight ton tea.

On 6 September, MV Trans Samudera, arrived at Chattogram port with a test transfer of travel merchandise under the travel arrangement endorsed between the two adjoining nations.

The holder stacked with TMT Steel, weighing 25 tons, has been shipped toward the northeastern province of Assam by means of a land port in Sylhet.

The transfer of tea as return freight was stacked in the holder at Dawki LC station, and arrived at the Chattogram Port on 15 September through Tamabil LC station for additional shipment to its last objective in Kolkata.

With parcel of these two transfers, the preliminary attempt of five courses for traveling Indian products from Kolkata to north eastern territories of India utilizing the seaports of Bangladesh will be finished.

On 25 October 2018, India and Bangladesh consented to an arrangement to permit India to utilize Bangladesh’s two seaports – Chattogram and Mongla – as travel focuses to convey products to-and-from India’s north-eastern states.

A standard working system (SOP) was endorsed in such manner – one year after a gathering between State leader Sheik Hasina and her Indian partner Narendra Modi – in New Delhi on 5 October 2019.


Concord Entertainment signs MoU with Naturub Accessories Bangladesh

On October 17 2022, a MoU was endorsed between Accord Diversion Co Ltd (CEnCL) and Naturub Frill Bangladesh Pvt Ltd.

As per a public statement, the MoU portrays that every one of the representatives of Naturub Embellishments Bangladesh Pvt Ltd will profit unique limits at the Dream Realm Complex and Resort Atlantis in Dhaka and Foy’s Lake Harmony and Foy’s Lake Resort in Chittagong as far as diversion administrations.

Md Monowar Hossain Ronee, ranking director of Deals and Showcasing, for the benefit of Accord Amusement Co Ltd and Kalyana Koththigoda, President for Naturub Adornments Bangladesh Pvt Ltd marked the MoU at the Naturub Extras Bangladesh Pvt Ltd Office, Chittagong.

Mahamud Yousuf Imam, colleague director of Promoting, Harmony Diversion, Nayana Prabath, representative head supervisor of Plant Activity, Rasindu Karunarathna, ranking director of Money and Shib Sankar Chowdhury, chief of HR and administrator Naturub Adornments Bangladesh Pvt Ltd and other higher authorities of both the associations were likewise present at the marking function.


Union Bank holds its Chittagong zone quarterly business review meeting

ABM Mokammel Hoque Chowdhury, overseeing chief and President of Association Bank Restricted introduced the Chittagong region Quarterly Business Survey Meeting-2022 as the main visitor.

In his invite address, Chowdhury complimented all members on the progress of the quarterly business and encouraged them to accomplish all the business focuses of 2022 by offering the best types of assistance.

Appointee Overseeing Chief Md Nazrul Islam and SEVP Golam Mostafa were available as unique visitors.

In addition, head of Divisionals of the administrative center and branch supervisors of Chittagong region were likewise present at the meeting.

Local Quarterly Business Survey Meeting 2022 of Association Bank held

Overseeing Chief and President of Association Bank ABM Mokammel Hoque Chowdhury initiated the Rajshahi, Khulna, Sylhet, Barishal, Rangpur, Mymensingh, Comilla and Noakhali region Quarterly Business Survey Meeting-2022 as the main visitor in the bank’s administrative center in Gulshan-1.

In his invite address, Chowdhury saluted all members for the progress of the quarterly business and encouraged them to accomplish the all Business Target 2022 by offering the best types of assistance, peruses a public statement.

Agent Overseeing Chief Md Nazrul Islam and SEVP Golam Mostafa were available as unique visitors.

Plus, the Head of Divisionals of the Administrative center and Branch Supervisors of Rajshahi, Khulna, Sylhet, Barishal, Rangpur, Mymensingh, Comilla and Noakhali regions were additionally present at the gathering.

Association Bank initiated its Khajura Bazar branch in Jessore.

Individual from Bangladesh Public Parliament, Jessore-04 Ranajit Kumar Roy initiated the branch as the central visitor, peruses an official statement.

Agent Overseeing Head of Association Bank Md Nazrul Islam managed the program.

In the mean time, Head of Jessore Govt Shahid Sirajuddin Hossain School Md Aminur Rahman, Head of IAD and SAMD of Association Bank EVP Md Azadur Rahman and Senior educator of Jessore Govt Zilla School Md Anisur Rahman were available as extraordinary visitors.

In addition, high ranking representatives of the administrative center of the bank and nearby first class of Jessore were available at the service.


New militant outfit struck ‘monthly payment’ deal with CHT separatist group, says RAB

Individuals from Jamatul Ansar Fil Hindal Sharqiya, an as of late found Islamist bunch, were being prepared by the furnished wing of the nonconformist Kuki-Jawline Public Front (KNF) in the Chattogram Slope Parcels as a feature of an understanding between the two outfits, as per the Quick Activity Contingent.

The extremists gave battle preparing to the assailants, who paid a month to month charge of Tk 300,000 and covered the KNF’s food costs consequently, the counter-illegal intimidation force said on Friday.

The RAB captured seven affirmed individuals from the new assailant gathering and three thought separatists during an activity in the Chattogram Slope Plots on Thursday. It likewise recuperated an immense store of arms and ammo.

The captures came in the midst of rising security worries over revealed joins between the Islamist assailants and ancestral separatists.

During cross examination, the three thought separatists uncovered that the head of Jamatul Ansar Fil Hindal Sharqiya shaped a relationship with the pioneer behind the KNF, Nathan Bawm, in 2021, the RAB said. They later agreed under which the separatists, looking to make an independent state in the slope parcels, would prepare the assailants until 2023.

Nearby organizations have made Ruma and Roangchhari in Bandarban forbidden to vacationers because of safety takes a chance after the RAB sent off its procedure on Oct 10.

After the new captures of twelve of thought Islamist assailants, including a few out of control young people, the RAB said they had a place with another gathering called Jamatul Ansar Fil Hindal Sharqiya, shaped by previous individuals from prohibited assailant outfits.

Refering to the arrestees, the RAB likewise expressed many out of control young people were taking preparation in the slope parcels with the assistance of the separatists The examination that prompted the revelation of the new aggressor outfit began when seven understudies from Cumilla and Dhaka disappeared in August. Their families thusly went to police to find them.

Afterward, the specialists uncovered that the young people had left their homes “to join hostility”. RAB captured the seven young people and five others throughout the last week.- an interesting nexus that set off worries over homegrown and local security.

The law implementers didn’t at first uncover the name of the seperatist bunch shielding Islamist aggressors, yet there was some hypothesis that the KNF, otherwise called the Bawm Party, was holding onto the Islamist assailants. The new dissident gathering knocked some people’s socks off subsequent to guaranteeing a homicide in June on their Facebook page.


Dhaka’s air in ‘unhealthy’ with AQI score of 122

Dhaka’s air quality stayed ‘undesirable for delicate gatherings’ on Sunday morning.

With an air quality file score of 122 at 9:00am, the city positioned fourteenth in the rundown of world urban communities with the most terrible air quality.

Pakistan’s Karachi and Lahore and India’s Delhi involved the initial three spots, with AQI scores of 246, 233 and 193, separately.

An AQI somewhere in the range of 101 and 200 is considered ‘undesirable’, especially for delicate gatherings.

Essentially, an AQI somewhere in the range of 201 and 300 is supposed to be ‘poor’, while a perusing of 301 to 400 is considered ‘unsafe’, presenting serious wellbeing dangers to occupants.

AQI, a file for revealing day to day air quality, is utilized by government offices to illuminate individuals how perfect or contaminated the demeanor of a specific city, and related wellbeing impacts may be a worry for them.

In Bangladesh, the AQI depends on five models toxins — Particulate Matter (PM10 and PM2.5), NO2, CO, SO2 and Ozone.

Dhaka has for quite some time been wrestling with air contamination issues. Its air quality normally turns unfortunate in winter and improves during the storm.

A report by the Branch of Climate and the World Bank in Walk 2019 brought up that the three fundamental wellsprings of air contamination in Dhaka ‘are block ovens, vapor from vehicles and residue from building destinations’.

With the appearance of winter, the city’s air quality beginnings weakening strongly because of the monstrous release of contamination particles from development work, overview streets, block furnaces and different sources.

Air contamination reliably positions among the top gamble factors for death and handicap around the world. Breathing dirtied air has for quite some time been perceived as expanding an individual’s possibilities fostering a coronary illness, constant respiratory sicknesses, lung contaminations and malignant growth, as indicated by a few investigations.

According to the World Wellbeing Association, air contamination kills an expected 7,000,000 individuals overall consistently, generally because of expanded mortality from stroke, coronary illness, ongoing obstructive aspiratory sickness, cellular breakdown in the lungs and intense respiratory diseases.


Suspended DIG prisons Bazlur Rashid jailed for 5yrs

The Dhaka Exceptional Appointed authority’s Court-5 on Sunday condemned suspended agent auditor general of Jails Bazlur Rashid to five years’ detainment for wrongfully accumulating abundance worth Tk 3.14 crore.

Judgee Md Iqbal Hossain of the court gave the judgment likewise fining the convict Tk 5 lakh, in default, to experience a half year more in prison.

The court likewise dropped his bail and sent him to imprison.

The ACC called the suspended DIG and his significant other for cross examination on October 20, 20019 and showed him captured around the same time subsequent to recording a body of evidence against him on charge of gathering unlawful abundance worth Tk 3.14 crore.

ACC agent chief Md Nasir Uddin squeezed chargesheet against the ex-DIG on August 26, 2020. The court outlined chagres against Bazlur Rashid on October 22.


DNCC Covid hospital to treat dengue patients

The public authority has chosen to treat dengue patients at the Dhaka North City Partnership’s (DNCC) Coronavirus devoted clinic.

This choice was taken at a gathering of the Directorate General of Wellbeing Administrations (DGHS) on Saturday at around 10:30pm, reports Bangla Tribune.

In such manner, DNCC Coronavirus Committed Medical clinic Chief Brigadier General AKM Shafiqur Rahman told Bangla Tribune: “We have gotten the directions, however everybody will be authoritatively educated today (Sunday)”

The public authority has accepted this choice as dengue patients are expanding at a disturbing rate in Bangladesh.

The current year’s dengue loss of life presently remains at 112, as two patients kicked the bucket on Saturday.

In the mean time, a sum of 922 patients were hospitalized around the same time.

A sum of 3,404 dengue patients, incorporating 2,328 in the capital, are presently getting treatment at medical clinics the nation over according to Saturday’s information.

DGHS has recorded 30,029 dengue cases and 26,513 recuperations up to this point this year.


Powerful authority to implement DAP sought

Experts including metropolitan organizers, academicians and specialists at a conversation on Saturday focused on a strong expert for the powerful execution of the Definite Region Plan and arranged improvement of the capital.

They settled on the decision at the programmme named ‘Arranged city for practical turn of events and better life: Prospect Dhaka’ denoting the World Urban communities Day 2022 coordinated by the Bangladesh Organization of Organizers at its office in the city.

The speakers said that in excess of 60 organizations were associated with the city advancement, and they should have dexterity, and accordingly, there ought to be a position to screen DAP execution.

‘Make organizations obliged to have the DAP authority’s leeway prior to carrying out any advancement work,’ said BIP president Fazle Reza Sumon.

He asked the public authority to change the Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha board with experts so the arranging organization could perform expertly.

Jahangirnagar College Metropolitan Arranging teacher Akter Mahmud said that the new DAP proposed an extremely logical Floor Region Proportion, the structure level in view of local area administrations including plant life, wellbeing, transport, pathway, training and open space.

Some were reprimanding the generally settled arranging technique for FAR for their individual or gathering interest, he brought up.

‘The effectiveness of Rajuk ought to be fortified to carry out DAP. The city advancement authority should focus on more consideration on improvement control which is its liability rather than improvement exercises,’ said the intellectual.

DAP project chief and Rajuk organizer Md Ashraful Islam said that the Bangladesh Public Construction law permitted elevated structure on little plots, subsequently driving Dhaka a substantial wilderness which the new DAP attempted to address by lessening building level.

Lodging in a city can’t be a home unit, rather a space for open to residing region that the DAP attempted to address, he guaranteed.

Bangladesh College of Designing and Innovation metropolitan arranging division previous executive Sarwar Jahan expressed that there was an arrangement for Dhaka however was not really carried out.

He found absence of law and order, unable establishment, strain from compelling quarter, deficient arrangement support and political will of government for not fostering the city as expected.

The Organization of Specialists Bangladesh president Md Nurul Huda proposed a specialist specialized council drove by a clergyman and others experts for observing DAP execution.

Organizer Tamzidul Islam in a show said that the reasonableness of a city could be estimated on five markers — maintainability, foundation, medical services, culture, training and climate, however those were not stressed in Dhaka, and hence it went to the top unacceptable city of the world.

BIP general secretary Shaikh Muhammad Mehedi Ahsan directed the occasion where BIP previous president AKM Abul Kalam, Place for Lodging and Building Exploration leader chief Mohqammad Abu Sadeque, BUET draftsman office teacher Khandoker Sabbir Ahmed and Establishment for Arranging and Improvement chief Adil Mohammed Khan, among others, talked.


Record 1,034 dengue patients hospitalised in 24hrs in Bangladesh

Something like another dengue patient kicked the bucket in Dhaka and 1,034 were confessed to various wellbeing offices across Bangladesh in the beyond 24 hours.

This is the most elevated detailed single-day hospitalization in the continuous year.

In the beyond 24 hours till 8:00am on Sunday, 589 were hospitalized in Dhaka city and 445 others were hospitalized somewhere else in the nation, said a public statement of the Directorate General of Wellbeing Administrations.

A sum of 31,063 individuals were hospitalized with dengue contaminations the nation over since January, of which, 113 passed on up to this point.

A sum of 14,971 patients or 48.20 percent of the current year’s dengue hospitalization were accounted for in the initial 23 days of October showing an unrestrained ascent in dengue contaminations.

Of the complete announced passings, 58 individuals or around 51.32 percent of passings were accounted for in 23 days of October, 34 in September, 11 in August, nine in July and one was accounted for in June while no demise was accounted for among January and May, as per the DGHS public statement.

Of the complete 113 passings this year, 67 kicked the bucket in Dhaka city, one in Narsingdi, 36 in Chattogram, five in Barishal, two in Khulna and two in Mymensingh divisions.


US Bangla to operate Dhaka-Male flights from Oct 31

US Bangla Carriers will work Dhaka to Male flights six days per week from October 31 considering the expanded traveler requests.

As per a public statement gave on Saturday, the confidential transporter will work trips to Maldives’ capital Male from Dhaka consistently in seven days besides on Thursday, as per the new timetable.

From October 31, Dhaka-Male flight will leave Dhaka air terminal at 9:00am on each Monday, Tuesday and Saturday while on each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday it will leave at 8:45am.

In the interim, US Bangla flights will leave Male’s Velana Global Air terminal for Dhaka at 1:20pm on each Monday, Tuesday and Saturday. Flights will leave for Dhaka at 1:05pm from Male on each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

On November 19, a 164-seat Boeing 737-800 airplanes of the confidential transporter left Dhaka for Male conveying 129 travelers in its most memorable trip on this course.

The Dhaka-Male flight administration was sent off with three flights per week and right now four flights are functional on this course.

The base passage on the Dhaka-Male course, including all duties and overcharges, has been set at Tk 29,508 one-way and Tk 45,545 for return.