Another batch of 105 Bangladeshis returned home from India through the Benapole checkpost on Friday morning.
Around 5,000 trucks loaded with goods are waiting to cross into Bangladesh at India’s Petrapole land port, on the other side of the Benapole border. While they have been stranded, trade between the two countries has been greatly affected.
Some 500 Indian nationals have returned home through Benapole international check post in the last two days until Friday.
Benapole, Jessore, May 3 – Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) rescued missing journalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol from Sadipur border area at Benapole early Sunday.
Over 100 Indian nationals got stuck at the Benapole checkpost here on Tuesday as Petrapole immigration authorities in India did not allow them to enter their country following a lockdown in West Bengal.
Unidentified miscreants have stolen 19.38 kg gold from Benapole customs house after breaking its vault.
Export-import activities between Bangladesh and India through the Benapole land port remained suspended since Wednesday morning.
Police arrested a woman along with a foreign 9mm pistol, four bullets and 15 bottles of Phensidyl at Shibnathpur Baropota village in the upazila of Jashore district on Sunday night. The arrested was identified as Rahena Begum, 38, wife of…
Benapole – Police arrested an alleged terrorist along with 25 hand bombs, arms and bullets from a student mess house adjacent to MM College here on Sunday night.