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    Officials helping grabbers must be punished

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:28am on February 20, 2019

    Government officials who helped grabbers prepare documents for claiming legal rights to illegally encroached wetlands, canals and rivers must be punished, greens, civil society activists...

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    No official punished

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:57pm on February 19, 2019

    None of the land records and survey officials were punished by the government for recording 2815.56 acres of government land as private property of an...

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    River grabbers have unholy alliance with enforcement authorities: NRCC chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on September 25, 2018

    The National River Conservation Commission chairman Muzibur Rahman Howlader said Monday that river grabbing and the spread of pollution were continuing in the country due...

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    The tale of a wilful ignorance and illegal earth-filling

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2018

    Many real estate companies are involved in various forms of land grab, destruction of water bodies and wet lands under the nose of the authorities....

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    Seven resorts grab forest lands: ACC

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:55am on July 23, 2018

    Anti-Corruption Commission has identified seven private resorts and picnic spots having structures built occupying government lands in Gazipur in collusion with a section of government...

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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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    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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    All grabbed canals in Dhaka would be retrieved: Sayeed Khokon

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:32am on November 03, 2017

    Dhaka South city mayor Sayeed Khokon said all grabbed canals in Dhaka city will be retrieved by phases to lessen the water stagnation in the...

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    HC summons seven including AL leader for grabbing Hindu's land

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:33pm on November 02, 2017

    The High Court on Thursday summoned Bawra union unit Awami League president Rabiul Islam Miron, and its general secretary M Nazrul Islam and their five...

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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...