...Charity begins at home in Beggerdesh:
BNP cadres kidnap journo
Our Correspondent, Patuakhali
Local BNP cadres yesterday kidnapped the Baufal upazila correspondent of the
Daily Jugantar for publishing a report on their criminal activities in the
daily the same day.
Locals said about 25 cadres of the ruling BNP, led by Rafiq Talukder, picked
up Monjur Morshed, also a teacher of a local college, from the college
campus at noon and took him to the upazila rest house.
They physically assaulted Morshed and then took him to an unknown place.
Morshed remained untraced as of the filing of this report at 5:30pm
Local journalists protested the incident and informed the police
superintendent of the matter.
Morshed filed a report for the Jugantar after the BNP cadres looted 100
maunds of jatka (immature hilsa fish) seized by the upazila nirbahi officer
(UNO) on Monday. The report appeared in the daily yesterday.
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Titumirer Bansher Kella on NTV
Written and directed by Sakhawat Hossain, the first episode of drama serial,
Titumirer Bansher Kella, will be telecast today at 8:25pm on NTV.
The 22-part play is based on the historic event of Mir Nisar Ali, widely
known as Titumir, who led a rebellion against the British rule in India.
Jayanta Chattapadhaya and Dibyendu Das will both play the role of
Titumir. ATM Shamsuzzaman, Mamunur Rashd, Dr Enamul Haque, Abul Hayat,
Ferdousi Majumdar, Khairul Alam Sabuj, Toukir Ahmed, Fazlur Rahman Babu,
Rokeya Prachi, Momena Chowdhury, Masum Aziz, Pallab, Ahsanul Haque Minu and
Iqbal Babu are among the cast.
The playwright has presented both the peasants' rebellion against the
farming of indigo and Titumir's role in this historic event in the
nineteenth century. He had fought for the liberation of Bangalis.
Hossain hopes that this play will make the younger generation know the
history of the country.