Illegal and indiscriminate sand extraction from the rivers is increasing at an alarming rate, with the backing of ruling party politicians, causing massive erosion of riverbanks and destruction of rural settlements and farmlands.
Why must the locals pay the price of projects supposedly being developed for the economic prosperity of the country?
How acceptable is this minimum wage of Tk 12,500?
These cases of illegal property purchase abroad are not the main acts of corruption – these are the symptoms.
It is not enough to plan and build expensive flyovers, expressways, metro rail or BRT.
Unlike public sector retirees, private sector employees do not get pensions