Mintu Deshwara | The Daily Star
  • Mintu Deshwara

  • Hill cutting on, defying ban

    Disregarding environmental laws, illegal hill cutting continues unabated in different areas of Moulvibazar and its adjoining areas.
  • Chilling winter, no warm hearts for tea workers

    Ultra-poor tea workers in the district are shivering in the chilly winter as they are passing days in extreme misery without warm clothes. People living in the tea gardens are more vulnerable.
  • Bridge lies with no approach roads for 21yrs

    A bridge built 21 years ago over a canal at Chilarkandi village in Moulvibazar's Kulaura upazila remains useless as it has no approach roads.
  • Rat invasion worries Haor farmers

    Thousands of farmers in Sunamganj are worried as rats are eating up their paddy at Jahangirnagar union under Sadar upazila in Sunamganj Haor area.
  • 2 culverts virtually useless in Hakaluki

    Two culverts over two canals in Hakaluki Haor area at Shahpur village in Juri upazila remain useless due to lack of approach roads, much to the suffering of thousands of people in the area.