Sights

Remnants of a forgotten past

Remnants of a forgotten past

After visiting Munshiganj, Namira Hossain lists the numerous sites to visit in the culturally-rich district Photos by Tanwir Seraj and Tanjiba Tuba About an hour and a half south of Dhaka, lies the district of Munshiganj which was historically known as Bikrampur, the oldest known capital of Bengal. The district was also noted for its’ ancient Buddhist scholars and afterwards […]

A smaller Sundarban

A smaller Sundarban

Sadiqur Rahman writes why Char Kukri Mukri has the potential to be the next big tourist spot in Bangladesh It takes two and half-hours to reach Kachchapiya by local three-wheelers from Betua ghat area of the Charfession Upazila and then a two-hour boat journey to reach the Char Kukri Mukri, the southern-most and isolated settlement of Bhola district. According to […]