RAJSHAHI, 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 the district on Wednesday as the chief guest. Local Government
Engineering Department constructed the building at a cost of around Taka 86
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
He said whenever the Awami League remains in power people get the chance
of uplifting their socioeconomic 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.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)