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Dhaka, April 17: Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Pranay Verma inaugurated the Indian Visa Application Centre (IVAC) in Kushtia. This is the 16th IVAC centre in Bangladesh.
Dhaka, July 11, 2021: An overflowing crowd was seen at Kushtia General Hospital to get corona vaccine.
Dhaka, June 12: The district administration is in a strict position in the lockdown starting from today in Kushtia district where the coronavirus infection has increased at an alarming rate. The ban starts at 12 midnight on Saturday (June 12) for seven days. Strict restrictions will continue until midnight on June 18.
Dhaka, December 9: A defamation suit has been filed against BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia and her son, senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman and secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir for allegedly collaborating in anti-sculpture speeches. Hefazat-e-Islam's Amir Junaid Ahmed Babungari, Bangladesh Khilafah Majlis's acting secretary general Muhammad Mamunul Haque and Syed Faizul Karim of Islamic rule have also been charged.
Dhaka, December 8: A court has granted remand to two madrasa students and two teachers arrested for vandalizing a sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Kushtia.
Dhaka, December 7: Two madrasa students and two teachers arrested in connection with vandalism of a sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Kushtia have been sent to jail.
Detainees confess to vandalizing Bangabandhu's sculpture after hearing Islamic speakers Mamunul Haque and Faizul Karim's statements
Dhaka, December 7: Police have arrested two students of a madrasa involved in the demolition of a under construction sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at night at five intersections of Kushtia city and two teachers of the madrasa for allegedly helping in the incident.
Dhaka, November 18: A court has sentenced Madrasa Super Abdul Quader to life imprisonment for raping a female student at a residential women's madrasa in Kushtia, within three working days of the formation of the charge. Kushtia Women and Child Abuse Suppression Tribunal Judge Munshi Md. Moshiar Rahman gave the landmark verdict in a crowded court on Tuesday (November 17) at noon.
Dhaka, October 28: Three people died after drinking poisonous liquor in Kushtia. They died after being taken to hospital in the early hours of Wednesday (October 28).
Dhaka, October 24: Two sisters ended their life by hanging themselves at Daulatpur in Kushtia. Police recovered their bodies from Aria Kamarpara area of Aria Union in the upazila around 5pm on Friday (October 23). The deceased have been identified as Mukta, 15, daughter of Muazzem Sardar of Aria Kamarpara area and Ruma, 25, daughter of his brother Muntaz Ali Sardar.