The author describes a trip to Mehendiganj Upazila in Barishal, a place rich in history and surrounded by the Meghna River
BENEATH THE SURFACE
Workers unload wheat at Anu Mia Chowdhury Ghat at the outer anchorage of Chattogram port on the banks of River Karnaphuli on Thursday. Importers are importing large quantities of wheat from Canada, India, US, and Australia to meet the country’s food demand as imports of the essential commodity from Russia and Ukraine have been halted since the start of the Ukraine war. Photo: Mohammad Minhaj Uddin.