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Bogra

(bŏg`rə), town (1991 pop. 120,170), N Bangladesh, on the Karatoya River, a tributary of the Jamuna. It is a road and rail junction and commercial center, with soap, match, and metalware industries. Bogra also has a nursery for sericultural development and six colleges affiliated with Rajshahi Univ.
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Office of the Superintending Engineer, Bogra Zone, Bogra,
Khumariyan, a Pushtu music instrumental band having a focus on instrumental music, came up with some traditional and contemporary music; Amir Shafique was on the guitar, Farhan Bogra played the rubab and Shiraz Khan a traditional music instrument.
PM Bogra announced One Unit Scheme in 1956 for governmental efficiency, and to eradicate the ethnic differences among the people.
The service was initially rolled out at three branches - in Rupganj of Narayanganj, Sylhet Sadar and Bogra.
The band comprises Farhan Ali Bogra on the rabab, Sparlay Rawail on lead guitars, Aamer Shafiq on rhythm guitars, Hammad Baig on the keyboard and backing vocals and Shiraz Khan on percussions.
At least five assailants fired on worshippers during evening prayers Thursday at the mosque in Haripur village in the Bogra district.
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Kasim, 44, said he had left the Bangladesh town of Bogra a month ago on a small boat with 30-40 other people in the hope of finding a job in Malaysia.
Media reports Monday said that the casualties have been recorded since Saturday and that most deaths took place in the northern district of Bogra.
It was earlier reported that the arms and ammunition recovered in the forest were apparently similar to those recovered in Chittagong in 2004 and Bogra in 2003.
While contacted to DSP Bogra who was present in police station told them that "you are not authorized to talk me, and contact to sub inspectors", he added.
Hussain, 30, is from the northern Bangladeshi town of Bogra, said the report, quoting Alamgir Hossain Shimul, senior assistant superintendent of the Armed Police Battalion (APBn).