Industries Secretary Zakia Sultana has instructed the officials concerned to formulate a proper guideline regarding plot allotment for BSCIC tannery industrial estate in Savar.
The instruction came while the secretary visited BSCIC tannery industrial estate in Savar on the outskirts of Dhaka on Monday.
She urged them to use surface water instead of underground water.
“Minimise water consumption at tanneries by reusing water at some stages of the process” she added.
On the day, the secretary ordered them to complete the construction work of sedimentation tank before Eid-ul Azha.
Additional Secretary of the ministry Kazi Sakhawat Hossain and BSCIC Chairman Md Mahbubur Rahman were present, among others, at the event.
Later, Industries Secretary Zakia Sultana planted a sapling at the tannery industrial area.