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JS body recommends importing sugar directly through Ministry of Industries

JS body recommends importing sugar directly through Ministry of Industries

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The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Industries on Sunday (today) recommended to import sugar directly through the Ministry of Industries to keep the market situation stable ahead of the holy month of Ramadan and taking steps to modernise the sugar industry.

The committee made the recommendation at its ninth meeting held at the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Bhaban with committee Chairman Amir Hossain Amu in the chair.

Committee members Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun, State Minister for Industries Kamal Ahmed Mojumder, AKM Fazlul Haque, Mohammad Shahiduzzaman, Kajim Uddin Ahmmed and Parvin Haque joined the meeting, said an official press release here.

During the meeting, they discussed various issues including ensuring uninterrupted distribution of fertilizer and overall situation of the sugar industry. Secretary of the Ministry of Industries, concerned officials of the Ministry of Industries and Jatiya Sangsad Secretariat, among others, joined the meeting.