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Chandpur

 

a city in Bangladesh, in Chittagong Division, in the Ganges delta. Population, 34,800 (1961). Chandpur has a railroad station and is a river port. The city’s principal industries are jute processing, oil milling, and sawmilling, including the production of matches.

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The triple-deck ferry carrying 750 people sank at the meeting point of the Padma, Meghna and Dakatia rivers as it approached a ferry terminal in Chandpur, 40 miles south of the capital, Dhaka.
The triple-deck ferry carrying 750 people sank on Tuesday night at the meeting point of the Padma,Meghna and Dakatia rivers as it approached a ferry terminal in Chandpur,40 miles south of the capital,Dhaka.
Survivors said the ferry, the MV Nasrin-2, overturned when it hit turbulent waters as it approached a ferry terminal in Chandpur.
Survivors said the ferry, the MV Nasrin-2,overturned when it hit turbulent waters as it approached a ferry terminal in the town of Chandpur.
Too loud In another incident, a clash took place in Pratapgarh's Chandpur village on Friday night over the petty issue of loud music being played at a marriage ceremony.
Local reporters said an 18-year old BNP activist was shot and killed at central Chandpur, where the ruling Awami League clashed with opposition activists, prompting police to intervene.
A BNP supporter was also killed during clashes with ruling party supporters in the central district of Chandpur, local police chief Amir Jafar said.
Nine of the dead came from the Comilla District, while one came from the Chandpur District.
The study was conducted at Matlab, a subdistrict of Chandpur, Bangladesh, where arsenic contamination in tube-well water is common (Rahman et al.
9), (13) Both areas of Matlab have access to the Chandpur government district hospital and to private clinics that provide emergency and intensive services, including caesarean section and blood transfusion.
Chandpur (Uttar Pradesh), May 7 (ANI): People went on a rampage after Bollywood actor Emran Hashmi and filmmaker Mahesh Bhat failed to turn up at an election meeting at Chandpur town in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnore district on Wednesday.