Sushanta Ghosh

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

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 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...

April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021

Two-month fishing ban on hilsa sanctuaries end tonight

The two-month ban on fishing at six hilsa sanctuaries is going to end today (Friday) at midnight.

April 25, 2021
April 25, 2021

‘Biggest triumph of my life’

“This is the biggest triumph of my life,” said Ziaul Hassan, who was over the moon after successfully taking his ailing mother to the hospital on his

April 23, 2021
April 23, 2021

Cholera germs in rivers, canals behind Barishal’s diarrhoea cases: IEDCR

The widespread cases of diarrhoea in Barishal division is due to the presence of cholera-causing germs in rivers and canals, from where water is being taken and used for household work, Institute...

April 21, 2021
April 21, 2021

Diarrhoea cases keep rising in Barishal

The diarrhoea situation in Barishal division has become “severe”, with cases spreading to 18 out of 40 upazilas in six districts. On top of that, intravenous (IV) fluids like saline have suddenly...