Abdul Wahed | The Daily Star
  • Abdul Wahed

  • Youth's innovative solution

    In an attempt to a hassle-free solution to supply water to his tenants, a youth in Chilmari upazila has invented a switch that monitors water level and automatically switches the water pump on or off.
  • Cattle farming brings him solvency

    Once struggling to make both ends meet, Abdul Latif of Shibram village of Kanthalbari union in Kurigram Sadar upazila is now a source of inspiration for success through cattle farming.
  • For uplifting the women

    Ever since Sayda Yesmin was in school, she had the will to bring about a change in society. And the only way she knew possible was to give women financial independence.
  • Cassia leaf farming on ridges between croplands

    A good number of farmers have started profitable cassia leaf (locally called tejpata) cultivation in the narrow demarcation ridges of
  • Shapna Rani auto-rickshaw

    Woman at the wheel

    Shapna Rani presents quite an unlikely sight. She is a sight to behold behind the wheel of an auto-rickshaw in the rural neighbourhood of Kurigram.