JS body for recruiting manpower at Fisheries Research Institute

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on

the Fisheries and Livestock Ministry today suggested increasing manpower at

four centres and sub-centres of the Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute


The parliamentary watchdog came up with the suggestion at its 29th

meeting held at BFRI in Mymensingh with committee chairman Mir Showkat Ali

Badsha in the chair, a handout said.

The committee asked the Fisheries and Livestock Ministry to take

necessary measures to achieve the targets set for the fisheries sector in the

Seventh Five Year Plan (2016-2020) in line with the Sustainable Development

Goals (SDGs).

Fisheries and Livestock Minister Naryan Chandra Chanda, and committee

members Iftekhar Uddin Talukder, Advocate Muhammad Altaf Ali and Advocate

Shamsun Nahar Begum were, among others, present in the meeting.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)