Muktadir Rashid on Muck Rack

Muktadir Rashid

Covers:  Counter Violent Extremism, any major disaster, lower judiciary, human rights, border and security issues
Doesn't Cover: sports

#Bangladeshi reporter covering #CVE, #Rohingya, security, rights & judiciary. Also follow organised crime & aviation. My views.

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Muktadir Rashid now wow walks the crime beat at the English language daily New Age. With graduation in international relations from Dhaka University, he started his reporting career with a local English news agency --- United News of Bangladesh --- in Dhaka in early 2008 and covered different nat...

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@haque_shahidul Let's wait and see what's going to happen in coming months!
@haque_shahidul I wonder whether they provoke small scale war with #Bangladesh in coming months, suspending repatriation. Bangladesh will have scope to declare emergency in the year of elections.
I wonder whether @Canada air transport dept will join #NepalPlanecrash investigation as #Bangladeshi investigators said ! @Bombardier @CanHCBangladesh @CanadainIndia !
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What was your first job as a journalist?

staff writer at United News of Bangladesh, a local news wire

Have you ever used a typewriter?

once upon a time

How is social media changing news?

You cannot suppress truth. If try, it automatically comes to social media.


Amar Elakay Muktijudda Essay Award

1999 - best award
Muktadir has won the grand prize in 1999 for an investigating essay on the country’s Liberation War of 1971.