Abdul Wahed | The Daily Star
  • Abdul Wahed

  • Retired cop all smiles on bamboo farming

    A retired police official, who has been cultivating long and thick bamboos of Muli variety, widely known as Makhla Bash, at his homestead in Kurigram town for the last ten years, has a desire to spread the cultivation among local people.
  • Kurigram General Hospital

    Patients the victims

    Patients have been suffering a lot for long as services at the 250-bed General Hospital, Kurigam has deteriorated due to shortage of beds as well as physicians and nurses.
  • 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.