Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has taken a month-long tree plantation programme on the occasion of the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
BGMEA President Faruque Hassan planted saplings on the Urmi Group, Ananta Group and Shin Shin Group premises at Adamjee EPZ in Narayanganj on Friday.
BGMEA Vice-President Shahidullah Azim, Directors Asif Ashraf and Tanvir Ahmed, former Director Sharif Zahir, Director of Giant Group Sharmeen Hassan Tithi, Director of Urmi Group Faiaz Rahman took part in the programme. Inspired by the dream of Bangabandhu, BGMEA has undertaken the campaign of planting trees in different areas including in garment factories in a bid to protect the environment.
The BGMEA leaders also distributed leaflets in the factories to raise awareness about the prevention of Covid-19 and dengue.