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Save the Sunderbans, save our future

Refat Bin Islam Rupam | Published: 00:00, Dec 15,2019 | Updated: 15:10, Dec 15,2019

 
 
Refat Bin Islam Rupam, the sunderbans, rampal coal power plant, UNESCO, world heritage site, SM Sultan,

It’s nearly a decade now that people from all walks of life in Bangladesh have been protesting against the Rampal Coal-fired power plant near the Sunderbans. In June, the World Heritage Centre of UNESCO has declared the largest mangrove forest on earth as a ‘World Heritage in Danger’ site. Songs have been written and street plays are staged to alert the government that risking the forest, that is considered our natural defence against tropical storm and cyclone, amounts to risking our future. The government stubbornly went ahead with the plan. Refat Bin Islam Rupam joins the people’s movement with his drawings and illustrations 

01)  The First Tower — satire of SM Sultan’s artwork ‘First Plantation’.
People and third world development
  Jesus Christ of the Sunderbans

  The angels of the Sunderbans.

Our Sunderbans

 

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