Bangladesh Water Development Board

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    Dry season irrigation begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on January 19, 2021

    The dry season irrigation programme of the Bangladesh Water Development Board under its Ganga Kapotaksha irrigation project has recently been inaugurated. The irrigation programme began...

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    Bangabandhu Prokoushali Parishad holds farewell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on January 14, 2021

    A farewell ceremony for the outgoing committee of 2017-2020 session of the Bangabandhu Prokoushali Parishad unit was held at the Bangladesh Water Development Board in...

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    Mohammad Ali new BWDB DG

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on January 02, 2021

    Mohammad Ali joined the Bangladesh Water Development Board as its director general on Thursday. Before his appointment to the position, Ali, also an engineer by...

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    WDB Bangabandhu Engineering Council body formed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on December 09, 2020

    The committee of the Bangladesh Water Development Board chapter of Bangabandhu Engineering Council has been formed on Monday for the 2012-2022 session. BWDB chief engineer...

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    ACC prosecutes 8 BWDB engineers, 3 others for embezzling Tk 34.42cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on October 22, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday filed a case against eight Bangladesh Water Development Board engineers and three others of a private firm on charge of...

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    BWDB to plant 2500 saplings in Gaibandha on Mujib Year

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Gaibandha | Updated at 01:28am on September 06, 2020

    Bangladesh Water Development Board in Gaibandha has taken up a plan to plant 2500 saplings of various species of trees alongside the canal and flood...

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    Flood more severe than 1988 flood: WDB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on September 01, 2020

    The flood this year has surpassed the great flood of 1988, the flood known for its severity in terms of water level heights, revealed data...

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    275km embankments damaged by erosion

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:06am on August 18, 2020

    Rivers eroded about 275 kilometres of their banks and embankments in the ongoing flood while Water Development Board estimated that they would need Tk 575...

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    Empower BWDB for effective flood management

    Asif Ishtiaque | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2020

    A major flood has already hit Bangladesh. The two main Himalayan river systems, the Brahmaputra and the Ganges, that flow through Bangladesh have been flowing...

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    Erosion wipes four villages off north

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:53am on July 08, 2020

    Erosion has wiped four villages off the map of northern Bangladesh as five flood-affected northern districts continued to lose land to rivers that are now...