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River polluters warned
Bangladesh Daily Star

Rivers around Dhaka in death throes

Pollution in and encroachment on the Buriganga continue unchecked despite different initiatives to save the river. The photo was taken at Babubazar on Tuesday. — Indrajit Ghosh The government taskforce formed to save the rivers flowing around ... New Age Bangladesh, 1 week ago
River polluters warned Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 week ago
Show responsibility to save dying rivers HT Syndication, 1 week ago

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No scope to let Chittagong rivers meet Buriganga fate

THE combination of pollution of and encroachment on the rivers Karnaphuli and Halda, which flow through the Chittagong city, has come to have a telling effect on the river themselves, the aquatic life therein and the physical environment surrounding ...
 New Age Bangladesh2 weeks ago Encroachment, pollution leaves Turag tottering  New Age Bangladesh1 week ago Govt among many actors destroying Balu River  New Age Bangladesh1 week ago Encroachment may make Karnaphuli another Buriganga  Dhaka Tribune2 weeks ago
Financial Express Bangladesh

Efforts to save Buriganga go in vain

Two children fly kites where the River Buriganga has been filled up with wastes of different types, rendering all discussion about saving Dhaka rivers into futile talks. The photo was taken at Lalbagh on Saturday. — Indrajit Ghosh Buriganga, ...
 New Age Bangladesh6 days ago Three bodies found in Buriganga  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago 3 bodies of a family recovered from Buriganga  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Death toll in Buriganga boat capsize reaches four  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago

Mounting pressure on govt is the only option

THE failure of the task force set up to save the rivers flowing around the capital — Buriganga, Turag, Sitalakkhya and Balu — by stopping encroachment and pollution, despite a High Court directive to the government to do so, should be of major ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 week ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

The Birth of Art

Northbrook Hall, located inside the famous Laalkuthi, at Farashgonj, on the north bank of the Buriganga River, is the first of its kind in Dhaka. The stage wings, seating structure and the high ceilings reflect the architectural styles from the ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago
Financial Express Bangladesh

5 missing as ferry boat sinks in Narayanganj

Relatives wail after five people went missing in a boat capsize in the River Buriganga near Digrir Char under sadar upazila of the district on Saturday. — New Age photo At least five people, including three of a family, went missing as a ferry ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Search for five missing passengers of a boat resumes in Buriganga  Bdnews24.com1 month ago 5 go missing as trawler sinks in Buriganga  Financial Express Bangladesh1 month ago 5 missing in Buriganga trawler capsize  Dhaka Tribune1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Pangaon container terminal to get a boost

The government will make the use of Pangaon inland container terminal, located at Keraniganj on the bank of Buriganga river, mandatory to transport a part of imported cotton and capital machinery in and around Dhaka. We hope the move will make ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Pangaon terminal use should not be mandatory  Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago
UCAN India

Green activists seek army engagement to revive Buriganga

Green activists have sought the engagement of army to revive the dying Buriganga river as the lack of strong political will, concerted efforts, enforcement of laws and faulty demarcations stood in the way of its revival, reports UNB. Some ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh1 week ago Green activists seen an end to pollution by tanneries  Financial Express Bangladesh2 weeks ago Cancel plots allocated to tannery owners in Savar  Financial Express Bangladesh2 weeks ago 15 yrs into order, tanners say can't relocate  Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago

Waters of Shitalakhya, Buriganga unfit for use

NARAYANGANJ, Jan 11: Stinky polluted waters of the rivers Shitalakhya and Buriganga hardly come to the use of the local residents. Though they regularly pay bills to WASA, they do not have access to the supply of clean water. With substandard ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh3 weeks ago

4,000 kg banned polythene seized in Nganj

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard seized about 4,000kg banned polythene from a cargo ship on the Buriganga River in Pangaon port of Fatullah in Naryangonj early Friday. Acting on a tip-off, a team of the Pagla station of the coast guard conducted ...
 Financial Express Bangladesh4 weeks ago
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