State Minister for Planning Dr Shamsul Alam opined that Walton has been playing a leading role in the efforts of flourishing local export-oriented industries.
Walton is now the leader of domestic electronics industry. The others could follow them. Walton brand’s one or more products are available in the country’s every household. This is a great success not only of Walton but also of Bangladesh, said a press release.
The state minister for planning made the remarks after visiting Walton factory at Chandra in Gazipur on Monday.
During his visit, Dr Shamsul Alam witnessed the unimaginable progress of the domestic hi-tech goods manufacturing industry.
Earlier in the morning, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited (WHIL) Managing Director and also Chief Executive Officer Golam Murshed as well as Director Sabiha Jarin Orona welcomed the state minister at the factory complex.
Among others, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Gazipur Abul Kalam, WHIL’s Deputy Managing Directors Humayun Kabir and Alamgir Alam Sarkar, Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited’s DMD Liakat Ali, WHIL’s Senior Executive Directors Col. (Retd.) SM Shahadat Alam, Uday Hakim, Sirajul Islam, Firoj Alam, Yusuf Ali and Easir Al-Imran, Executive Directors Zahidul Islam, Shahjada Salim, Shahjalal Hossain Limon, Mohasin Ali Molla and Media Adviser Enayet Ferdous were also present.
After the visit, the state minister said, Walton factory is very neat and clean. The factory establishments are built up in environment-friendly manner. The ETP (Effluent Treatment Plant) is kept run.