Govt procures 13,940 tons of Boro rice in Rajshahi division

Govt procures 13,940 tons of Boro rice in Rajshahi division

Procurement drives of the newly harvested rice is going on in full swing creating a high hope of ensuring food security amid the present adverse impact of the Covid-19 pandemic The government has, so far, procured around 13,940.37 tons of Boro rice during the current season contributing a lot towards food security amidst the novel […]

Above 2 L tons of jute likely to be produced in Rajshahi division

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Rajshahi farmers have cultivated jute this year after getting its repeated bumper production and lucrative market price BSS Currently, the farmers are seen sowing seeds in some of the fields at present and the sowing activities are reportedly being delayed due to shortage of rainfall Around 2.62 lakh tons  of jute are expected to be […]

69,300 farmers get incentive for Aush farming in Rajshahi division

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Aush farming is very much cost effective as it requires less production cost and faces less natural calamity A total of 69,300 small and marginal farmers get seed and fertilizer as incentives worth around TK 6.07 crore for the cultivation of Aush paddy in all eight districts of the division. The beneficiary farmers are being […]

43,779 tons of sweet potatoes produced in Rajshahi division

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Sweet potatoes are cultivated abundantly in char areas of Rangpur region as farmers show their interest for a higher demand of the crop BSS The newly-harvested sweet potatoes are playing a supplementary role of meeting up food and nutritional demands as well as security amid the present Covid-19 pandemic Around 43,779 tons of sweet potatoes […]

Over 4 L tons of wheat produced in Rajshahi division

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Wheat farming gets popular in the Barind area in recent years as the farmers are getting profit from the food grain BSS The farmers got the wheat yield from about 1.32 lakh hectares of land in all eight districts under the division during the recent past harvesting season Farmers have harvested around 4.81 lakh tons […]

4.81 lakh tonnes of wheat produced in Rajshahi division

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Farmers have harvested around 4.81 lakh tonnes of wheat in Rajshahi division supplementing the government efforts of ensuring food security amid the present adverse impact of COVID-19 pandemic. The farmers got the wheat yield from about 1.32 lakh hectares of land in all eight districts under the division during the recent past harvesting season. According […]

Govt procures 16,247.28 tonnes Aman rice in Rajshahi division

Mishandling of COVID-19 may cause large-scale hunger: discussion

The government has purchased around 16,247.28 tonnes of Aman rice during the current season’s procurement drive contributing a lot towards ensuring food security amidst the pandemic situation. As part of the nationwide Aman rice procurement drive from November 15, 2020 to February 28 last, the government has bought the food grain from all eight districts […]

Chattogram: Appellate Division makes shutting down of illegal brick kilns easier

Chattogram: Appellate Division makes shutting down of illegal brick kilns easier

The Supreme Court’s Appellate Division on Wednesday made the shutting down of all illegal brick kilns – running without a valid licence in Chattogram’s Lohagara upazila – easier for the government. Chamber judge of the Appellate Division Justice Obaidul Hassan denied staying the High Court order. However, Justice Obaidul sent the appeal – filed by […]

Government procures 9,572.87 tonnes of Aman rice in Rajshahi division

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The government has, so far, procured around 9,572.87 tonnes of Aman rice during the current procurement drive contributing a lot towards ensuring food security amidst the pandemic situation. As part of the nationwide ongoing Aman rice procurement drive, the government has procured the food grain from all eight districts in Rajshahi division. Raihanul Kabir, regional […]