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The BNP will organize rallies at all departmental headquarters across Bangladesh on February 4 to impose 10 demands, including the unconditional release of its leaders and activists.
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BNP secretary-general Mirza Fakrul Islam Alamgil made the announcement at a rally today in front of the party’s Nayapartan headquarters.
Hundreds of BNP leaders and activists flocked to the party’s Nayapaltan headquarters to join the protest rally that began at 2pm.
The protest rally is part of a simultaneous movement of the BNP and other like-minded parties.
Almost a month after the launch of metro service in Dhaka, Pallavi station in Mirpur was opened to commuters today.
Currently, commuters can travel from Uttara North Railway Station to Paravi, from Paravi to Uttara, and from Agargaon to Paravi.
New timings have also been set, as the subway will run from 8:30am to 12:30pm instead of 8am to 12pm, taking into account passenger demand.
Data from the outage tracking website Downdetector shows more than 3,900 incidents in India and more than 900 in Japan.
Australia, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates also saw a surge in blackout reports.
During the outage, most users were unable to exchange messages, join calls, or use features of the Teams application.
Commerce Minister Tipu Munsi today told the deputy chairman to be vigilant against anyone manipulating prices to profit during the month of Ramadan.
DC was also instructed to take steps so that traders could get a fair price for rawhides during Eid-ul-Azha.
Dhaka once again topped the list of world cities with the worst air quality this morning.
An AQI between 151 and 200 is said to be ‘unhealthy’, 201 to 300 is considered ‘very unhealthy’ and 301 to 400 is considered ‘dangerous’ and poses a significant health risk to residents.
Tashkent, Uzbekistan and Yangon, Myanmar occupied the second and third spots on the list with AQI scores of 211 and 177 respectively.