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    Encroachments threaten Bhawal National Forest

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:34am on October 25, 2018

    Bhawal National Park is threatened by encroachments...

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    Clearing Karnaphuli, Halda banks of encroachers instructed

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on May 23, 2018

    National River Protection Commission chairman Mujibur Rahman Hawlader on Tuesday directed the authorities concerned to remove illegal establishments from the banks of the Rivers Karnaphuli...

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    Encroachment threatens rare turtles at Bostami shrine

    Ferdous Ara | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2018

    Encroachment, poor hatching rate, pollution and inadequate care have posed a serious threat to the rare ‘Bostami turtles’ living in the pond of Hazrat Bayezid Bostami...

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    Shajahan for stern actions against riverbank grabbers

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on April 02, 2018

    Shipping minister Shajahan Khan on Sunday sounded a note of warning that those who were out to grab riverbanks would be sternly dealt with....

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    Waterbody grabbing goes unabated

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2018

    Conservation and restoration of water bodies became an elusive task in the country as there seems to be none to stop the greedy land grabbers...

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    Illegal establishments mushroom on Karnaphuli bank

    Ferdous Ara . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on February 10, 2018

    Illegal establishments on the both banks of Karnaphuli River are yet to be evicted with authorities concerned taking no steps against the owners of the establishments despite...

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    Govt must halt encroachment on canals

    | Updated at 12:05am on December 06, 2017

    THE High Court Division’s directive for the government to prepare and submit in six months ‘a time-bound action plan’ for the recovery and reclamation of...

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    Govt urged to protect Karnaphuli from pollution, grabbing

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:33am on November 15, 2017

    Chittagong Water Supply and Sewerage Authority on Tuesday urged the government to protect the River Karnaphuli from pollution and grabbers....

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    Dhaka district admin must stop canal grab

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 28, 2017

    THE High Court Division’s directive for the deputy commissioner of Dhaka to prevent all sorts of encroachment on canals and water bodies in the district...

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    So much for protection of rivers, canals

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 21, 2017

    IT IS disconcerting that a judicial inquiry committee set up to identify illegal structures on the River Turag found 30 illegal structures built by 30...