Sushanta Ghosh

June 13, 2021
June 13, 2021

UP, Pourasabha Elections: Barishal polls officials voice worries to CEC

Field-level election officials have expressed fear of chaos at the upcoming Union Parishad and Pourasabha elections, stemming from confrontational local politics and factional feuds.

June 10, 2021
June 10, 2021

The robot nurse

Robots have been seen assisting medical staff at Covid-19 hospitals across the world but it has never been seen here.

May 24, 2021
May 24, 2021

Barishal launch owners demand cash incentive

Business leaders and trade bodies in Barishal have urged the government to ensure adequate support for them in the upcoming national budget such that they can survive the Covid-19 fallouts.

May 23, 2021
May 23, 2021

CCU at Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital in disarray

The Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) of Barishal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital (SBMCH) is not in operational condition. Its only angiogram machine is not working, and all its air conditioners are...

May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021

AL factional clash leaves two dead

Two men were killed and at least 10 more injured in a clash between two groups of the ruling Awami League in Barishal’s Mehendiganj upazila.

May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021

Barishal’s vaccine stock to run out in nine days: officials

The stock of vaccines in Barishal division is running out quickly. According to Barishal Divisional Health Office, the vaccines would get used up in the next nine days only.

May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021

Khulna, Barishal traders pleased by customer turnout

Like other parts of the country, shops in the Khulna and Barishal divisions have become inundated with customers ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival in Bangladesh.

May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021

Barishal’s vaccine stock to run out in nine days: officials

The stock of vaccines in Barishal division is running out quickly. According to Barishal Divisional Health Office, the vaccines would get used up in the next nine days only.

May 11, 2021
May 11, 2021

Danger not over yet

Although the number of diarrhoea patients in Barishal division has decreased, officials said the threat is far from being over.

May 5, 2021
May 5, 2021

Charbaria massacre, never to be forgotten

By the time April of 1971 was coming to an end, the Pakistan army started to form an idea of Barishal as a bastion of freedom fighters. The onslaught first began on the 18th of that month. They...