President M Abdul Hamid today
asked all concerned to increase the use of modern technology in agriculture
sector in haor region.
Utilize the local potentials to change your fates, he said while
exchanging views with a cross section of people including local political
leaders and distinguished persons at Rastropati Abdul Hamid Auditorium-cum-
Community Centre here this evening.
He added: Work jointly with open mind . . .Shun respective personal envy
for the sake of a comprehensive development.
President Hamid also stressed considering the environment prior to doing
any development works so that no development activities harm the haor
Try to develop your own area . . . If it is possible to develop the
overall condition of the poor, then whole country will be developed to the
President Hamid told the people, who raised various questions during the
meeting, that people should inform the problems to your representatives
including Union Parishad (UP) member, chairman, upazila chairman and local
If they are quite unable to solve the problems, then I will handle it, if
necessary, he replied after giving a patient hearing of various queries of a
cross section of people in the meeting.
Referring to local disputes, the President urged the educated and elites to
settle the disputes instantly as it is not to difficult to give a solution of
the problems for them.
He asked all to work for the welfare of the country and its people keeping
their hopes and aspirations in mind.
He called upon all irrespective of political affiliation to forge unity
for doing good things which would help them to build a peaceful society.
Several lawmakers including local lawmaker Redwan Ahmed Towfiq and local
elected representatives including union parishad chairman, members and
upazila parishad chairmen and concerned secretaries to the President were
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)