National fisheries week to be observed in July

13 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The ‘National Fisheries Week-2019’ will be observed in July to make the country self-reliant in fish, reports BSS.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the week.

The information was revealed on Wednesday at an inter-ministerial meeting at the Motsho Bhaban conference room in the city. State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru presided over the meeting.

The meeting was also informed that though Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has given her consent to inaugurate the week, the date and place of the programmes are not yet fixed.

The slogan of the week this year is ‘Mach chashe Gorbo Desh/ Bangabandhur Bangladesh’.