Farmers are hopeful of a bumper crop of winter chillies

Farmers are hopeful of a bumper crop of winter chillies

The Khulna Agriculture region is poised to witness a substantial winter green chilli harvest during the current Robi season. Despite slight deviations from the initial cultivation targets, farmers remain optimistic about bumper yields owing to favorable weather conditions.

In the 2023-24 fiscal year, a target was set to cultivate

Commemorating Language Martyrs

One Lakh Candles Illuminate Narail

Narail, echoing with the spirit of Ekushey February, paid homage to the language martyrs in a solemn ceremony held at Kurirdob field in Narail Government Victoria College. Organized by Narail Ekusher Alo, the event featured the symbolic lighting of one lakh candles, marking a tradition that has endured since 1997. Under the theme 'Let the light of Ekush be free from darkness,' the ceremony began as the sun set on the evening of February 21. The picturesque scene unfolded with the illumination of 100,000 lamps, creating a mesmerizing display that attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors

Husband-wife to vie in same seat

In an unprecedented turn of events in the Jhenaidah-1 constituency (Shailkupa), both Nazrul Islam Dulal, Vice President of the Jhenaidah District Awami League, and his wife Munia Afrin are set to compete in the 12th National Assembly elections, each as independent candidates. The confirmation of their valid nominations was announced by the Returning Officer and Deputy Commissioner SM Rafiqul Islam, following a review of nominations across four constituencies in the district. This scrutiny process led to the disqualification of seven out of 34 nominations. Both Nazrul Islam Dulal and Munia