Mirza Shakil | The Daily Star
  • Mirza Shakil

  • Three crumbling bridges posing threat to community

    The three out of the five Bailey bridges, constructed in the 90s, on Kalihati-Borochowna road in Kalihati upazila are now in a ramshackle state.
  • Tangail transport workers suffering

    Several thousand transport workers and their families in Tangail have been passing days in hardship since bus services were suspended on March 26.
  • Earning from leftovers

    Md Rafiq Miah had like everyone else suspended operations at his home-based garments production workstation in Tangail’s Mirzapur following recent government directives on containing the novel coronavirus.
  • Plan for child dev centres in limbo

    Lying unused for long, the buildings and lands of two former sub-jails at Delduar and Sakhipur upazilas in Tangail are decaying while a plan to set up child development centres by the Department of Social Service is yet to be implemented.
  • Illegal kitchen market on Tangail BSCIC plots

    An unapproved kitchen market, occupying two plots of BSCIC (Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation) industrial area in Tangail, remains an issue of conflict between the BSCIC authorities and locals and traders of the market.