‘My villageMy town’ to expand civic amenities at each village

DHAKA, Awami League (AL) in its election manifesto today promised to turn the villages into towns by reaching the city amenities in every village of the country with the slogan 'My villageMy town'.

If we are voted to power (through the national election), we will

undertake and implement programmes aimed at turning villages into towns. The

facilities of towns will be reached to the villages, AL President and Prime

Minister Sheikh Hasina said while announcing the party's manifesto ahead of

the national polls.

She promised of reaching electricity at every household by the next five

years while connecting all the villages to the district and upazila towns

with concrete roads.

The AL president said congenial education atmosphere for children, fresh

drinking water and sanitation will be ensured in the villages while

infrastructures will be built for sports and recreation.

She said mills and factories will be built at district and upazila levels

to create job opportunities while internet converge and information

technology facilities will be reached all over the country.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)