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NMST DG stresses spl safety measures in ports, depots

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 7th June, 2022 07:57:35 PM
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Director General of National Museum of Science and Technology (NMST) Muhammad Munir Chowdhury said special safety measures are inevitable in port and depot management system.

“Coding of chemical and dangerous elements, preserving those at specialised places, giving warning signs on those, modernising fire safety measures and applying scientific techniques may be the special safety measures,” he said.

The director general said this while speaking at a programme titled ‘Way-out on Prevention of Chemical Pollution and Accident’ held by NMST at its premises in the capital on Tuesday.

The programme was arranged for boosting awareness among young generation, including students to be environmentally conscious, lead a pollution free life, protect tree and biodiversity and mitigate pollution related catastrophe and loss.

NMST DG spoke of the need for training of all officers and employees of the public and private organisations and students on fire safety.

Some 60 students of Sabujbagh Government College participated in the programme.

They were given crests and saplings.