After digging a pond on 60 bighas of crop land in Kantar Beel in Puthia Bhallukgachhi Union of Rajshahi, the eyes of land eaters are now on Phulbari Beel. Such allegations to local farmers.
The crop land is going to be lost. The unemployed are the farmers. Such a picture can be seen in the upazila, union and thana areas of Rajshahi. Influential leaders and land grabbers have continued digging ponds to ensure that there is no crop land in Paba Upazila. Everyone sells to them who have a dream. They are the king and king of Paba upazila.
Puthia police station 2nd Union Palopara village farmer Yasin Ali’s son farmer Md. Nazrul Islam said, 90 percent of the people in our village work in agriculture and make a living. Moreover, the people of this village have been involved in agricultural work since childhood.
Farmers’ siege and backmail tax on the land of the chairman of the nephew. Alam (42) said his colleague. Hashem Ali (40), Md. Shafiqul Islam (60) said. Hakim (38) and Md. Shah Alam alias Tutu (39). Last (January 7, 2022) Batul and Runner started digging ponds on 2 bighas of land by forcibly lowering the Veku machine.
On that day all the farmers of the village together stopped them. In the face of obstacles, they are forced to stop digging their ponds. Due to this, on 7 (January) at 7 pm, the land robbers broke into a shop named Samrat-su located in Phulbari Bazaar and killed, punched and injured the farmer Nazrul.
Three crop agricultural lands will be flooded during the monsoon season. If waterlogging occurs in that land, it will be almost impossible to cultivate agriculture. The main goal of the land robbers is to turn the whole land into a pond.
The aggrieved farmer Nazrul Islam lodged a written complaint with the Rajshahi Deputy Commissioner in this regard. The deputy commissioner accepted his application and called UNO Puthia in the presence of a journalist. He said that no pond can be dug in Phulbari Bill. The Deputy Commissioner directed UNO to take necessary steps for that purpose.
A written letter to this effect was sent to UNO Puthia from the Deputy Commissioner’s Office on Thursday.
When contacted, Rajshahi district police spokesman Additional Superintendent of Police (Headquarters), said. Iftekhar Alam. He took the matter seriously. He called the OC of Puthia police station and instructed him to take necessary steps for the cooperation of the farmers.
Meanwhile, the land robber Alam is constantly threatening the farmer Nazrul as he is in charge of the administrator. He is talking about removing her from the world without making any complaint. The terrorist is also showing arrogance that he will spend as much as lakhs of rupees on this work.