The High Court today directed the government to stop the plying of illegal three-wheelers on the highways of five southern districts within 72 hours. Deputy commissioners and superintendents of police of Barisal, Khulna, Madaripur, Faridpur and Rajbari have been asked to comply with the order and submit a report before it by two weeks.
One of Kangalini Sufia's most famous songs, "Poraner Bandhob Re, Buri Hoilam Tor Karone..." is ironically coming true in the artiste's life, who is in a very difficult situation financially, socially and physically. Recently, Sufia went to the Savar Municipality seeking financial help for her treatment, where the municipality mayor allotted only Tk 1,000 for her.
The condition of legendary Nazrul singer Feroza Begum is critical and now undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospital in Dhaka, Bangla daily Prothom Alo reports. Her heart and kidney are not functioning well, the daily reports quoting the doctors of the hospital.