BD attains remarkable success in dev indicators: Shahriar

Published : 15 Aug 2019 08:46 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 11:52 AM

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam said Bangladesh has attained remarkable success in various development indicators under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

He identically mentioned that the country at present is progressing fast in every sector, especially in ICT, food production, education, women empowerment, GDP and per capita income. Now the country has become a rice- exporting country instead of importing one.

He was addressing a public meeting to mark the inauguration of a four-storey academic building of Arpara Government Primary School under Bagha Upazila of Rajshahi on Wednesday as the chief guest. Local Government

Engineering Department constructed the building at a cost of around Taka 86 lakh, reports BSS.

Shahriar Alam said the present government attached highest priority to the education sector for boosting it with skilled human resources as the government pledged bound to build a science and technology based education system to take the nation forward.

Mentioning that Bangladesh was moving ahead on all fronts, he renewed the government’s vow to turn the country into a prosperous abode in the South Asian region.

He said whenever the Awami League remains in power people get the chance of uplifting their socio-economic conditions.

Chaired by President of the school managing committee Bellal Uddin, the meeting was addressed, among others, by Upazila Education Officer Sanwar Hossain and Headmaster of the school Ayrin Parveen.