97pc people satisfied with anti casino drive: survey

DHAKA Around 97 percent people of the country are

satisfied with ongoing drive against casino, according to a survey.

The survey conducted by Research International (RI) also highlighted that

99 percent people of the country are satisfied with the performance of Prime

Minister Sheikh Hasina as her government is running the country for the third

consecutive term.

Researcher Prof Dr Abul Hasnat Milton presented the survey result at a

press conference held at Dhaka Reporters' Unity today.

Researchers Kazi Ahmed Parvez and Mosharraf Hossain also spoke at the press


Milton said 88 percent people who took part in the survey appreciated the

ongoing drive against graft as well as casino, adding that it will further

brighten the image of the ruling Awami League government.

He said the nationwide study carried out to determine the people's

attitude towards the ongoing drive against casino as they quizzed a total of

1,760 respondents across the country over phone.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)