Conduct more research on bio-tech: Yeafesh

Staff Correspondent

9 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Science and Technology Minister Yeafesh Osman urged the young scientists to engage more in research and development in bio-technology in the country.

The minister made the call while addressing at concluding ceremony of National Bio-Technology Fair at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre in the capital on Saturday.

National Institute of Bio-technology (NIB) organised the two-day exhibition to promote research in life science sector.

Prime Minister’s Office SDG Affairs Principle Coordinator Abul Kalam Azad, Agriculture Secretary In-charge Mohammad Nasiruzzaman and NIB Director General Prof Salimulllah, were present on the occasion where Science and Technology Secretary Anwar Hossain presided over the programme.