One killed as tractor overturns while illegally moving soil from Rajshahi University

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A youth was killed as a soil-carrying tractor overturned in Chouddopai area in Rajshahi city early today. The tractor was illegally moving soil dug up from Rajshahi University (RU) campus, Sub-inspector of Motihar Police Station Imran Hossain told The Daily Star. For all latest news, follow The Daily Star’s Google News channel. The deceased was […]

32 brick kilns operating illegally in Dinajpur


Brick kilns are taking a heavy toll on topsoil, different orchards, and public health At least 32 brick kilns in Birganj upazila of Dinajpur are operating illegally due to lax monitoring and supervision by the authorities concerned, all the while having a harmful impact on the environment and public health. The brick kilns have been […]