Life and livelihood in wetlands

Words of conflict regarding the ownership of wetlands have disappeared and a new sense of vitality has enveloped these river islands. The lands that emerged on Padma River in Natore’s Lalpur are now filled to the brim with crops every year. Electricity and internet connectivity have also brought changes to the lives of the islanders. But they still lead relatively simple, albeit busy, lives.

Asif Mahmud Ove
Published : 27 May 2023, 11:26 AM
Updated : 27 May 2023, 11:26 AM