Extortionists kill BD youth in S Africa

A Bangladeshi expatriate has been shot to death in South Africa by a gang of extortionists, his family has said. The incident took place around 12am on Saturday in Cape Town, said his cousin Tariqul Islam, reports bdnews24.com. The 29-year-old deceased Parvez Sardar worked as a salesman at a shop in Cape Town after migrating to South Africa in December, 2017 in search of better livelihood. A local gang of extortionists had harassed Parvez for money a few days ago,...


AL spends TK 10.5m in 11th national polls

The ruling Awami League (AL) has formally submitted the estimated electoral cost to the Election Commission (EC) and in accordance with the estimated cost the party has spent Tk 10.5 million as polls expenditure during the 11th parliamentary elections. A party delegation led by HT Imam, co-chairman of the AL electoral co-ordination committee, submitted the...