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POST TIME: 8 December, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Call to use existing natural resources, technology
BSS, Rajshahi

Call to use existing natural resources, technology

State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru has called for best usages of existing natural resources and modern technologies to boost fish and livestock production to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs). He came up with emphasis while sharing views with the divisional, district and upazila level officials of the fisheries and livestock services departments at Nanking Convention Hall here on Friday night as the chief guest.

The state minister said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been working relentlessly to take the country ahead. So, all the officials and others concerned should supplement the premier’s endeavor through discharging their respective duties with utmost sincerity and honesty, he said. He was apprised of local achievements and problems of the two concerned departments in all 67 upazilas under eight districts of Rajshahi division.

Director General of the Directorate of Fisheries Kazi Shams Afroz, Director General of the Directorate of Livestock Services Dr Abdul Jabbar Shikder and Director General of Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute Dr Nathuram Sarker addressed the meeting as special guests with Deputy Director of Local Government Division Parvej Raihan in the chair.