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Asif Reza Akash

Asif Reza Akash

Asif Reza Akash is a student in the Department of Accounting & Information Systems at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh. He contributes regularly to leading daily newspapers.

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New Power Plant Threatens Agriculture and Food Security in Bangladesh


The government of Bangladesh is advancing plans to install a coal-based thermal power plant in the area of Rampal in the Bagerhaat district. This project is only 10 kilometers away from the Sundarbans, an environmentally critical area, and threatens its very existence. The Rampal power plant will have hazardous impacts on agriculture and food security,… Continue Reading