Khulna, Sept 15 (UNB) – A class-IX girl made herself an example of honesty by returning Tk 2 lakh she found on the on roadside back to its original owner. Her act of honesty has won admiration from all corners.
The incident took place at Hogolbunia of Batiaghata upazila here on Monday last.
Mom Mollik, the student, said she spotted a bag on the roadside when she was going to take private tuition by van. She got down and collected the bag. Opening it, she saw a huge amount of money inside.
‘’I quickly took the bag and went to Batiaghata Police Station where the owners were found seeking law enforcers’ help in recovering the money,” she said. Later, the money was handed over to its owners after obtaining reliable proof from them.
Sankar Mollik, her father and a retired police member, said Mom is the youngest among his three daughters. He is proud of her for the actions she took on finding the money.
Sujit Kumar Roy, headmaster of Hogolbunia Hatbati High School, said the school is proud of their student Mom. “I wish her success in life,” he said
Sylhet, Sept 14 (UNB) – A Bangladeshi teenager was shot dead by Indian Khashias at Companyganj upazila of Sylhet while he was grazing his cows in the bordering areas.
The deceased Zakir Ahmed, 18, was son of Abul Kalam of village Lama of the upazila. He was seriously injured when the Indian Khashias fired gunshots at him at Utma border of Companyganj upazila of bordering Sylhet on Friday morning.
Locals said that Zakir went to Indian border area to graze his cows. Blood-stained Zakir was rescued and then sent to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on Saturday afternoon while undergoing treatment.
M Tajul Islam, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Companyganj police station, confirmed the incident saying “I got the news of bullet injury of a person by the Khashias at Utma border”. The person succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment, he added.