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PM set to hold video conference with 5 districts

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to hold a video conference with the people at grassroots, their representatives, professionals and officials of five districts of Dhaka division including Faridpur on November 24, officials said today.

"We are set for the conference in Faridpur . . . a preparatory meeting in this regard was held today at the Deputy Commissioner's office," an official familiar with the process told BSS.

Deputy commissioner Umme Salma Tanzia chaired the meeting attended by senior officials of different government offices, professional and social figures including educationists, upazilla chairmen, UNOs political leaders and journalists.

Officials earlier said that day the PM will hold similar program simultaneously with five districts of Dhaka division including Faridpur as part of her initiatives to reach out people using the ICT facilities.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)