S Dilip Roy | The Daily Star
  • S Dilip Roy

  • Vast Teesta char lands under onion farming

    Char farmers have cultivated onion on vast tracts of char lands in the Teesta river this year as they got unexpected profit from selling the produce last year.
  • Road getting damaged, substandard work alleged

    Potholes and bumps have developed on some sections of the newly repaired and renovated Barabari-Burimari Highway in Kaliganj and Aditmari upazilas, disrupting traffic movement and causing accidents.
  • Lalmonirhat labour centre lies idle

    A large amount of money is being spent for salaries of the staff and maintenance of Lalmonirhat Labour Welfare Centre, but labourers are not getting any benefit due to lack of welfare activities there.
  • Pest attack worries Aman farmers in Lalmonirhat

    Pest (current poka) attack on Aman paddy has upset farmers in the district as they are worried that they may not get expected production this year, in spite of spraying prescribed pesticide on the affected fields.
  • Substandard materials used in Lalmonirhat road work

    The contractor of the under-construction Sreekhata Sonamari-Khodorpara road in Kaliganj upazila has not yet removed the substandard materials from the site although he was sent letters by Lalmonirhat Local Government Engineering Department (LGED), asking him to remove those by November 4.