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Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 3 December 2023: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina termed the Chittagong Hill Tract Peace Agreement as a rare event in the history of the world. She said this in a speech given on the occasion of the 26th anniversary of the signing of the Chittagong Hill Tracts Peace Treaty.
Dhaka, Oct 11: The management of Patenga Container Terminal (PCT) built at Chittagong Port is being handed over to a foreign company soon. Chittagong Port Authority will soon sign an agreement with Saudi Arabian port-management company 'Red Sea Gateway'. The company will contract to operate this terminal for 22 years from the date of contract.
Dhaka, August 24: The Finnish company Haba Group wants to build a state-of-the-art underground waste storage facility for the Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) area. On Wednesday, a delegation of three members of Haba Group met with CCC Mayor Md. Rezaul Karim Chowdhury and expressed this interest.
Dhaka, August 12: The Chittagong Education Board's HSC examination has been postponed due to inundation due to continuous rains and floods in hill slopes. At the same time, the Madrasah and Technical Education Board HSC and Alim exams across the country have been postponed. HSC and equivalent exams will start on August 27 instead of August 17 in these three boards.
Dhaka, August 7: Most of the areas of Chittagong city have been waterlogged due to continuous rain for the last three days. Water has entered the ground floor of houses, shops and businesses. People from all walks of life have suffered. Thousands of families have become watertight. Many roads are blocked due to water accumulation on the roads. People have to walk to their destinations.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 4 August 2023: The lower areas of Chittagong have been submerged in continuous rain. Sometimes the road is knee deep and sometimes the water is up to the waist. Due to this, the people who went out for urgent needs have suffered. In case of transportation, additional fare has to be calculated.
Dhaka, July 31: Awami League's boat symbol candidate Mohiuddin Bachchu has been elected privately in the Chittagong-10 by-election. He got 52,923 votes.
Dhaka, July 10: Police have arrested three hill terrorists with local-made guns and gun powder from Chandanish in Chittagong. They were sent to court on Sunday morning. Earlier on Saturday night, they were arrested from Shantirhat area of Dhopachari Union, Ward No. 4 of Chandanish Police Station.
Dhaka, June 15: On the way to join the Juba Dal rally in Chittagong's Kazi Deuri, some BNP leader-activists vandalized the mural of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Jamal Khan area of the metropolis. This incident happened around 3:30 pm on Wednesday. After the incident, the police arrested five leaders and activists of Chhatra Dal-Yubadal after examining the CCTV footage.
Dhaka, June 11, 2023 : Japanese city computer company Bandao will expand its business in Chittagong city using its geographical advantage.
Chittagong, June 2: At least 17 houses were gutted as a fire broke out in Chittagong on Friday, media reports said.
Dhaka, May 27: A boat carrying oil drums was burnt to ashes in the sea at Patenga in Chittagong. The incident took place on Friday (May 26) around 11:30 pm. The local people saw the fire burning in the boat from the shore of the sea. Two people were burnt in this incident. They have been taken to hospital.
Dhaka, April 30: Two hours after a fire broke out in a tire godown near the railway line in Chittagong city's Dewanhat area, it was brought under control. This fire occurred on Saturday (12:45 pm). Eight units of fire service came forward to control the fire.
Dhaka, April 28: Awami League candidate Noman Al Mahmud was elected unofficially in Chittagong-8 constituency by-election. He got 67,205 votes in the boat symbol. His closest rival Bangladesh Islami Front candidate Sehab Uddin Muhammad Abdus Samad got only 5,087 votes. His symbol was candle.
Dhaka, April 22: After seeing the Facebook post of a kidnapping victim in Chittagong, the police called him and registered a case. This incident took place in Chandgaon of the metropolis. Later, the police arrested two people involved in the robbery.