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Kathmandu plane crash

26 Bangladeshis dead

The government counted 26 Bangladeshis, including the four crew members, among the dead after the US-Bangla plane crash, an embassy official has said, reports bdnews24.com A day after Bangladesh's worst airline disaster, the Bangladesh Embassy in Kathmandu released the list of the casualties. It showed that 32 Bangladeshi passengers were on board, 22 of them died in the crash and 10 others were in hospital care. The document confirmed the deaths of pilot Abid Sultan, co-pilot Prithula Rashid and crew members Khwaja Hussain Md Shafey and Sharmeen Akhter Nabila, clearing confusion over the fate of the airline officials. Bangladesh Embassy's First Secretary Asit Baran Sarker said a total of 49 people died in the crash. "The 10 survivors are in...  read more>>


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Khaleda's bail rejection plea

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