Md Mokabbir Hossain, newly joined secretary of the security services division of the Home Ministry, visited the Fire Service and Civil Defence directorate on Tuesday.
Director General of Fire Service and Civil Defence directorate Brigadier General Md Sazzad Hussain along with the Directors of the directorate welcomed the secretary.At this time, a team of firefighters complying with the hygiene rules paid their respects to the secretary of the security services division.
Mallick Sayeed Mahbub, joint secretary (fire section) security services division and Arif Ahmed, private secretary to the secretary, were present on the occasion.
Later, the secretary attended a meeting of a limited number of officials in the conference room of the directorate in accordance with the rules of hygiene.
At the meeting, the Director General gave a brief PowerPoint presentation on the activities of the Fire Service and Civil Defence directorate.
Director (Administration and Finance) Md Habibur Rahman presided over the meeting while Deputy Director Debashish Vardhan, Director (Operations and Maintenance) Lt Col Zillur Rahman and Project Director Md Rizwanul Huda addressed the meeting.
The secretary exchanged greetings with all, listened attentively to all and shared his directional remarks. He appreciated the role of Fire Service and Civil Defence in operational work and directed to continue this trend in future.He expressed hope that fire service will be under the government’s ongoing development facility.
On this occasion, the Director General handed over the crest to the Secretary on behalf of all the officers and employees. The meeting ended with a vote of thanks from the Director General.