Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader called upon all concerned for bringing pace in re-construction
works of roads saying all construction and renovation works should be completed within the stipulated time.
“The standard and stipulated time of road reconstruction will not be compromised,” he said while addressing a digital health card distribution ceremony among the drivers as the chief guest at the circuit house here.Khulna District administration organised the programme at the conference room of Khulna circuit house aiming to ensure safe road.
Mentioning that the work of Taka 471 crore which is currently underway for road development in Khulna region, the minister said bringing safety on roads is a major challenge in present time and the government is working with
utmost sincerity in this regard.
Quader, also Awami League (AL) General Secretary, urged all drivers to abide by the laws while plying vehicles on roads.
Bagerhat-1 lawmaker Sheikh Helal Uddin, Khulna-2 lawmaker Sheikh Salahuddin Jewel, Khulna City Corporation (KCC) Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleq, Bagerhat-2 lawmaker Sheikh Sarhan Naser Tonmoy and Khulna Divisional Commissioner Dr Anwar Hossain Howlader attended the ceremony as the special guests.
Khulna Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Helal Hossain presided over the programme while high officials of Khulna road division and leaders from transport workers were also present.