Government must take stern action against those lifting sand from Jamuna, Meghna
Political affiliation must no longer shield the river violators
The government must see the urgency of helping affected villagers
Government must protect our rivers from being polluted, encroached or harmed in other ways
Afsana Ferdousi, the Bangladeshi fashion designer renowned for incorporating sustainability while fusing modernity and tradition in her designs, has come forward with her new collection. Titled “Tale of Blue River,” it is an ode to the riverine majesty of Bangladesh and a wake-up call for our society to work towards preserving and protecting these vital natural resources.
Saga of three rivers a reminder of how catastrophically mismanaged our rivers are
Our rivers are being attacked one after another. India's dams, river connectivity plans, and various projects undertaken within the country, encroachment and pollution are all taking our rivers closer to extinction.
The National River Conservation Commission has decided not to publish a list of 37,000 new encroachers of 48 rivers and the environment activists say protecting their identities is tantamount to siding with the grabbers.