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HC wants to know steps taken to free rivers

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:32 PM, 21 November 2021   Updated: 03:47 PM, 21 November 2021

HC wants to know steps taken to free rivers

HC wants to know steps taken to free rivers

The High Court today wanted to know what is the actual number of rivers in the country and what steps have been taken to free the river from occupation.

A High Court bench of Justice Kamrul Hossain Mollah and Justice Mojibur Rahman Mia wanted to know about the move on Sunday.

Petitioner's lawyer Syeda Rizwana Hasan confirmed the matter today. 

The court asked the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) and the River Protection Commission to report on the matter.

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