Liton for following building code in constructing buildings

RAJSHAHI Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) Mayor AHM

Khairuzzaman Liton today urged all to follow the building code properly while

constructing buildings and other establishments.

Adequate security measures should be taken for construction of buildings

to avert any accident, he told a seminar here.

Real Estate and Developers Association (REDA), Rajshahi organized the

seminar titled Building Code for Safe Building and Way Forward at city

bhaban conference hall. Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) and Rajshahi

Development Authority (RDA) jointly supported the programme.

RDA Chairman Anwar Hossain and representatives of different organizations

concerned, among others, addressed the seminar with REDA President Towfiqur

Rahman Lablu in the chair.

Liton urged all the government agencies to enhance their strict vigilance

about overall safety of life and property.

Speakers at the seminar observed that compliance with the building code

can ensure life-saving, built-in-system facilities coupled with sufficient

fire safety and earthquake resistance measures.

They underscored the need for following building code so that all sorts of

casualties and loss of life and assets can be averted.

RDA Chief Executive Officer Rabiul Alam and President of Rajshahi Chamber

of Commerce and Industries Md Muniruzzaman also spoke.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)