Lockdown rules slackened even though Covid-19 infection sees record highs
The official in question was photographed without a mask at an event with the state minister for...
Strict restrictions will, however, resume from July 23
Authorities ban people and vehicles carrying passengers
Vessel movement from Dhaka to other parts of the country will also remain suspended
The move comes following the death of five people at the Banglabazar ferry terminal on Wednesday
During the drives, BIWTA officials recovered about 3 acres of government land.
'We will not obey your instruction, and not stop our work under duress'
Cyclonic storm Bulbul left a trail of destruction in its wake
There are 78 rivers in the division and 25 of them have dried up while 10 are on the verge of dying,...
Four water buses will be used for crossing Buriganga
The Mongla and Payra maritime ports have been advised to hoist danger signal no. seven
Garment traders, boat owners and workers stage demonstration
The move is aimed to expedite and bolster the BIWTA’s river safety drives across the country
BIWTA will be conducting the second phase of the drives on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until March...
BIWTA Joint Director AKM Arif Hossain was summoned to his office during the crackdown
'Kazol made us stop the drive and we were receiving phone calls from different quarters, with the...
The drive to demolish illegal establishments along the Buriganga River began at about 10am
A recent High Court order also made river land grabbers ineligible for bank loans and election...
The navigability of the Jamuna has been the lowest at Petkhola and Nagarbari of Pabna district, and in...
At present, a total of 295 vessels operate on different river routes across the country
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