Patuakhali

Patuakhali

11 fishermen rescued as trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal

Though the 'FB Maaer Doa' trawler overturned due to high tides, all the fishermen onboard were rescued by nearby boats

11 fishermen rescued as trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal

Payra power plant idly swallows subsidies

As the Payra plant is still incapable of utilising its full capacity, the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has been paying Tk 1 billion as capacity charge to the BCPCL

Payra power plant idly swallows subsidies

Healthcare

Emergency machines remain unopened in 16 hospitals

The authorities of most of the hospitals said lack of manpower was the main reason behind the machines remaining unopened in boxes while in some cases the machines could not be installed because of ...

Emergency machines remain unopened in 16 hospitals

Why hilsa appeared late this season

The fishing community along the coastal belt prepared their trawlers after the ban was lifted. But they could not sail to the estuaries and deep sea because the sea remained rough for 10 days

Why hilsa appeared late this season

Another dead dolphin found on Kuakata sea beach

The dolphin, about 6-7 feet long, had injury marks on its mouth and they suspected that the dolphin might have died after being hit by fishing nets

Another dead dolphin found on Kuakata sea beach

Patuakhali UP chairman suspended over marrying underage girl

A case was filed against Kanakdia union UP chairman Shahin Hawlader and five others at Patuakhali Senior Judicial Magistrate Court on Monday for forcefully marrying an underage girl during arbitration

Map of Patuakhali

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Assistance will first have to be given to the worst affected before anything else.

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Two dolphins found dead on Kuakata beach

Two dolphins were found dead on Kuakata beach on Sunday and Monday. Local people said bodies of two dolphins’ length about 10 feet were found lying on the beach

Two dolphins found dead on Kuakata beach

Housewife 'murdered', family destroyed by wrath of a loan shark

A housewife was murdered by a money lender named Kayesh Talukder at Joinkathi Upazila in Patuakhali on 9 April

Housewife 'murdered', family destroyed by wrath of a loan shark

Housewife ‘gang-raped’ in Patuakhali

A woman returning home alone was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a group of miscreants in Patuakhali’s Bauphal upazila

Housewife ‘gang-raped’ in Patuakhali
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