DoE’s top bureaucrat dies of Covid-19

DoE's top bureaucrat dies of Covid-19

The Director-General of the Department of Environment (DoE), Dr AKM Rafique Ahammed, died at a hospital in Dhaka early on Saturday morning, days after contracting Covid-19. Dr Rafique passed away at Central Police Hospital around 4.14 am, said Dipankar Bar, Senior Information Officer of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change. The top environment […]

5 illegal brick kilns fined Tk 11 lakh in Kurigram

5 illegal brick kilns fined Tk 11 lakh in Kurigram

Five illegal brick kilns were fined Tk 11 lakh on Tuesday in Kurigram’s Fulbari upazila. These brick kilns did not have any clearance from environmental clearance. A mobile court, led by Executive Magistrate Md Abu Bakkar Siddique, slapped the fines around noon. In Fulbari Sadar, JM Bricks was fined Tk 1 lakh, MA Bricks in […]