Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Development

Budget-2020: Demand for allocation of Tk 11,000 crore for Adivasis

Hill Voice, 8 June 2020, Dhaka:  A virtual discussion meeting titled 'National Budget for Rural Women, Indigenous Peoples and Land Reforms' was held on 7 June 2020 Sunday organized by the Association for Land...

Alikadam-Poyamuri road being constructed by army, 60 families affected

Hill Voice, 29 May 2020, Bandarban: The 16 Construction Battalion (18 ECB) of the Bangladesh Army is working on the construction of Alikadam-Kurukpata-Poyamuhuri road from Alikadam Upazila in Bandarban. It is alleged that this 23...

2 more children infected with measles in Sajek

Hill Voice, 25 May 2020, Rangamati: Two more children have been reported to have infected with measles in Sajek Union of Baghaichhari upazila of Rangamati district. According to local sources, on May 21, 2020 the...

Natural balance in Sajek being destroyed by security forces

Hill Voice, 20 May 2020, Rangamati:  It has been alleged that Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) is destroying the natural balance as a result of application of pesticides in streams and rivers in different areas...

11 new corona cases identified in Rangamati, stood at 25

Hill Voice, 15 May 2020, Rangamati:  The Rangamati District Health Department has confirmed 11 new corona positive cases in Rangamati district including 2 doctors and 8 nurses. With this, the number of corona patients...

4 Corona cases confirmed in Rangamati, cases in CHT stood at 9 

Hill Voice, 7 May 2020, Chittagong Hill Tracts:  Four coronavirus patients have been detected in Rangamati district which was the lone district free from the virus in the country. In the three hill districts,...

Public holiday extended till May 16 to prevent COVID-19

Hill Voice, 4 May 2020, Dhaka:  In order to prevent the transmission of coronavirus, the term of the 6th phase of the ongoing public holiday in government and non-government offices of the country has...

Sudden measles outbreak in Sajek & Lama, 300 infected, 7 children died

Hill Voice, 22 March 2020, Chittagong Hill Tracts:  Very recently there has suddenly come to light the fact of extensive outbreak of measles at remote Jumma villages at Sajek union under Baghaichari upazila of...

Army initiative for a dam across Sijokchara in Baghaichari, fearing for huge demage

Hill Voice, 01 February 2020, Sajek, Baghaichari:  It has been learnt that the army had an initiative for construction of a dam across the Sijokchara adjacent to Bridgepara of Sajek Union under Baghaichari Upazila...

Foreign trips for knowledge? Doesn’t seem so

Hill Voice, 17 October 2019, Bandarban:  Although the three hill district councils spend overTk 1.5 crore each year for sending their and the CHT affairs ministry’s staff members abroad for study tours, the application...