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DB arrests Qcoom owner

Ripon Mia, owner of Qcoom e-commerce platform, was today arrested by the Detective Branch (DB). She is accused of embezzling funds through online fraud. Faruk Hossain (Dhaka Metropolitan Police) confirmed this development to The Daily Star. He stated that the DB chief would provide more details today at a press conference at DMP's media center at 12pm. Protect ancestral land of Khasi people Thirteen prominent citizens, activists, and environmentalists have written a letter to Sylhet's divisional commissioner, requesting protection of the ancestral land and customary land of Khasi people who live in Daluchhara, Belkuma Khasiapunji (located in Kulaura upazila, Moulvibazar). After receiving information that Kulaura Upazila administration and police, forest department, social forestry of Moulvibazar would "forcibly" plant trees on Daluchhara Khasia Punji's land today, they issued the following letter. Signatories stated that the forest de