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Pran-RFL employs 33,000 people in Narsingdi

  • Special Correspondent
  • 19 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Pran-RFL Group, a leading industrial conglomerate in Bangladesh, has generated 33,000 jobs at its three factories in Narsingdi, of which around 90 percent are local and about 20 thousandare female employees.

Besides, the group is playing an important role in socio-economic development of Narsingdi through establishing various organisations including schools, hospitals etc.

Kamruzzaman Kamal, director (marketing) at Pran-RFL Group, said this on Monday at a views exchange meeting with Narsingdi journalists held at the conference room of PRAN Industrial Park (PIP) at Palash, Narsingdi, said a release.

Addressing an even, he said, “Narsingdi is an emotional place for us as PRAN started its journey here through establishing a factory on small scale. We are grateful to the local people for helping us for all situation.”

Now, the group has become one of the country’s largest conglomerates and marking its 40 years anniversary.

The aim of establishing the factories in Narsingdi is to utilize the huge potential population, smooth communication facility and congenial environment for doing business, he said.

Kamruzzaman Kamal also said, Pran-RFL Group, gives the highest importance to manufacture quality products, create huge employment and contribute socio-economic development in terms of setting up its factories and operations.

There are more than one hundred product linesin three factories in Narsingdi, according to him.

“We have a plan to invest in some sectors including electronics, lift manufacturing, flexible packaging and recycling plant and it will create another 2000 jobs for the initiative.”

He addedPran-RFL Group always tries to stand beside helpless people of Narsingdi at various calamities and try to help the people during the pandemic.

“We have established ‘Sun Health Care’ Hospital for all,” he said, adding,“the people are receiving treatment from here. Our plan is to make it 50-bed hospital soon and we are working on it. Our PRAN-RFL Public School are promoting education.”

Commander M ShamsulAlam Miah (Retd),executive director at PIP, said, “we are investing in new business and become successful for getting support of local people and congenial environment.”

Tanul Islam, General Manager at PIP, said, “We always give top priority on environment. We have Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP) in all factories for liquid wastage.”

Fazle Rabbi, senior general manager of Danga Industrial Park, Dipak Kumar Dev, general manager of Pran Factory Ghorasal and high officials of Pran-RFL Group, were also present at the event.