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Concerted effort needed to achieve SDG: Nasrul Hamid

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 17th May, 2022 11:13:27 PM
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State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid spoke of the need for coordinated effort to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

He was addressing as the special guest at the Second National Conference on SDGs Implementation Review held at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in the capital on Tuesday.

The government designed the whole plan to make a balance between development and environment, he said.

“Power supply to only planned industrial areas has been announced. Use of natural gas has been preferred. Besides, we are focusing on green energy.”

Railway Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujon attended the programme as the chief guest.

Secretary for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mokammel Hossain moderated the programme which was addressed by Senior Secretary for Energy and Mineral Resources Division Md Mahbub Hossain and BUET Professor Md Shamsul Hoque.