• Saturday, Sep 22, 2018
  • Last Update : 09:15 am

Cabinet approves CHT land commission amendment act

  • Published at 11:18 pm August 1st, 2016
Cabinet approves CHT land commission amendment act

The Cabinet yesterday approved the draft of “The Chittagong Hill Tracts Land Dispute Resolution Commission (Amendment) Act, 2016” aiming to quickly resolve the land  disputes in the hills.

The approval was made during the regular cabinet meeting held at Bangladesh secretariat chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

After the meeting cabinet secretary Shafiul Alam told reporters that the new draft will allow the chairman of the commission to make decisions based on the majority votes cast by members in a meeting.

It means, the new draft modified the existing provisions of quorum of the meeting of the commission,” said cabinet secretary.