Dipankar Roy

July 17, 2021
July 17, 2021

Dilapidated for 10 years

About 5.5 kilometres of Sonadanga-Mujgunni highway, one of the busiest roads in Khulna city, is increasingly becoming almost unusable for vehicular movement, as it has remained unrepaired for the...

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

Khulna residents pay little heed to health guidelines

Large crowds were seen at different places in Khulna city, right after the lockdown was relaxed. Gatherings were especially visible at clothing, cattle and wholesale markets yesterday.

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Khulna residents unfazed by lockdown

On the fourth day of the weeklong lockdown, droves of Khulna city residents gathered and crowded at kitchen markets, ignoring health guidelines amid an increasingly worsening situation.

June 24, 2021
June 24, 2021

Khulna on edge of health disaster

Three days after testing positive for Covid-19, Abul Kashem Sheikh started having severe breathing difficulties on June 18.

June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021

Khulna seeing the worst of pandemic

With the Covid situation worsening further in Khulna division, the health directorate yesterday reported 82 deaths from the virus all over the country -- the highest in the past seven weeks.

June 13, 2021
June 13, 2021

Surge in Covid-19 Cases: Patients struggle as KMCH at capacity

Poritosh came to Khulna Medical College Hospital’s dedicated Covid-19 unit all the way from a Moheshkura of Bagerhat’s Morelgong upazila on

June 10, 2021
June 10, 2021

Khulna’s lone dedicated hospital full to the brim

With the number of Covid-19 patients on the rise, the dedicated hospital for treating coronavirus in Khulna is struggling to cope with the pressure.

June 6, 2021
June 6, 2021

A life marked by displacement

In many ways, Jamuna Mondal’s life has been shaped by river erosion and climate change.

May 31, 2021
May 31, 2021

Enhance support for shrimp farmers, jute mill workers

Various labour organisations and industry experts have urged the government to allocate special funds in the upcoming national budget to help distressed jute mill workers and shrimp farmers survive...

May 29, 2021
May 29, 2021

Big blow to fish farmers

Fish, shrimp enclosures and other structures in coastal areas surrounding the Sundarbans were damaged by tidal surges and storms due to the impact of cyclone Yaas, causing a loss of over Tk 5 crore...