Loading...
The Financial Express
Swasti Lankabangla Swasti Lankabangla

Sundarbans set to reopen to tourists after seven months

After seven months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, Bangladesh Forest Department is expected to reopen the Sundarbans, the world’s largest mangrove forest and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, soon to tourists.Tourists are expected to be allowed to enter the Sundarbans tourist spots from early November, authorities said.Meanwhile, tour operators have already started taking preparations after receiving the green signal. Many of them have begun pre-booking spots for their Sundarbans tours.According to sources in the Sundarbans Forest Department, a...

  Politics

AL’s door shut for rapists: Obaidul Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the party’s door has forever been shut for rapists and abusers of women. He said this at a function on Durga Puja at Basurhat and Kabirhat of his constituency in Noakhali this morning. He joined the programme via a video conference from his official residence, reports...