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09:20 PM, May 21, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 09:28 PM, May 21, 2021

Farmers of coastal area triumph over salinity

The coastal farmers of Khulna are reclaiming their farmlands after decades of salinity induced low-yield.

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High salinity was spreading inland from the 60s as numbers of unplanned dams and prawn enclosures in Khulna rose.

Vast plains of barren lands mocked the farmers. Now, the area is full of crops on fertile lands.

Today's Star News+ brings the astounding success story of the farmers of coastal Khulna.



 

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