Monday, July 6, 2020

Climate Change

Swechchasebak League leader continues extraction of stone amid COVID-19 situation in Alikadam

Hill Voice, 6 May 2020, Bandarban:  Thousands of cubic feet of stones are illegally being extracted by Joynal Abedin, a former president of Swechchasebak League, an associate organisation of ruling Awami League, every day...

Environment Dept’s drive in Matamuhuri Reserve, rocks & stone breaking machine seized

Hill Voice, 3 April 2020, Bandarban:  The Department of Environment conducted mobile court against illegal lifting of stones at Matamuhuri Reserve area of ​​Alikadam upazila of Bandarban hill district. On 1-2 April 2020 the mobile...

31 illegal brick kilns on Bandarban paddy land, adverse effects on the environment

Hill Voice, 26 October 2019, Saturday, Bandarban:  Three illegal brick kilns occupying one-tenth of land of the three wards of Faitong Union in Lama upazila of Bandarban have been running for a decade. Cultivated...

Trees destroyed with 12 pet elephants in Lama

Hill Voice, 24 October 2019, Sunday, Bandarban:  Tress have been found destroyed in the remote mountainous area of Sadar Union in Lama Upazilla. According to the complaint of a Tripura youth, named Ishwar Chandra,...

Illegal stone mining threatening environment and indigenous peoples in Bandarban

Hill Voice, 2 October 2019, Wednesday, Bandarban:  A huge commotion was created for quite some time on the issue of illegal stone extraction in the CHT. However, there seemed to be no letup in...