Benapole, Jan 24 (UNB) – A one-day-old infant, stolen from her mother’s lap from a private clinic in Sharsha upazila on Wednesday noon, was rescued by police from Doshtina village in Jhikorgaccha upazila later in the night.
Shariful Islam of Mankia village in the upazila, the father of the infant, said his wife Nasrin Begum was admitted to ‘Polli Clinic and Diagnostic Centre’ in Navaron with labour pain on Wednesday where she gave birth to a baby girl around 9 am.
Later, the infant was stolen from the clinic in absence of the attendant in the noon, said Sub-inspector Abul Hossain of Sharsha Police Station.
Being informed, police conducted a drive at Doshtina village in Jhikorgaccha upazila and arrested a woman in this connection.
Following interrogation, police also rescued the infant, he added.
Noakhali, Jan 24 (UNB) – A man was killed and six others injured when a truck ploughed through a shop on Sonapara-Kabirhat road at Junaidpur in Kabirhat upazila on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Golam Mawla, 45, a mason by profession.
The accident took place around 8:30 am when a Sonapur-bound truck ploughed through a shop after its driver lost his control over the steering, leaving Golam Mawla killed on the spot and six others injured, said Mirza Mohammad Hasan, officer-in-charge of Kabirhat Police Station.
The injured were taken to upazila health complex, he added.