jamuna river

November 8, 2017
November 8, 2017

Jamuna furious in Bogra, Sirajganj

The Jamuna river has devoured vast areas in Sariakandi upazila of Bogra while erosion by the river has taken a serious turn in Shahzadpur upazila of Sirajganj.

August 24, 2017
August 24, 2017

Jamuna erodes part of Tangail embankment

With water level going down in the Jamuna, erosion has damaged a portion of the village protection embankment on the eastern side

August 17, 2017
August 17, 2017

Flood: 4 die in Kurigram, Sirajganj

Four people die in Kurigram and Sirajganj while the flood situation has remained unchanged in most northern districts as the rivers were either receding or remained steady.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

14 punished for illegal sand lifting

A mobile court yesterday awarded punishment to 14 people for illegally lifting sand near the Bangabandhu Bridge in Bhuapur upazila of Tangail.

May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016

Jamuna losing navigability

Around 50 laden cargo vessels heading towards the northern region have been stranded near Paturia and Daulatdia ferry ghats for the last couple of days due to poor navigability in the Jamuna river.

February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016

Govt plans to build tunnel under Jamuna

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday in parliament placed her government's plan to implement seven mega projects, including 12-kilometer multi-purpose tunnel under the Jamuna river and 80-km elevated expressway from Hemayetput to Madanpur via Sirajdikhan.

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