Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will pay a visit to Patuakhali and Barisal on Thursday to inaugurate construction work of “Sheikh Hasina Cantonment” and numerous development projects.
She will also lay the foundation stones of 34 uplift schemes during her visit to the two southern districts.
On her arrival in Patuakhali in the morning, the premier will first inaugurate “Sheikh Hasina Cantonment” at Lebukhali in the coastal district.
She will also open the 50-bed Diabetic Hospital in Patuakhali, Deuli 10-bed Mother and Child Welfare Centre in Mirjaganj upazila, Sabupura 10-bed Mother and Child Welfare Centre in Baufal upazila, the newly constructed dormitory of Government Shishu Paribar, Kazi Abul Kashem Stadium, Dashmina Upazila Muktijoddha Complex Building, the West Chakmaia Government Primary School-cum-Cyclone Centre under Kalapara upazila, East Dalbuganj Government Primary School-cum-Cyclone Centre in Kalapara, Hogla Government Primary School-cum-Cyclone Centre, Kalapara Upazila Muktijoddha Complex, Galachipa Muktijoddha Smriti Complex, Digital Publicity Screen at the Office of the Patuakhali Deputy Commissioner and Shaheed Sheikh Kamal Smriti Complex Auditorium.
Hasina will lay the foundation stones of an administrative building and a hall room of Galachipa Upazila Parishad.
In Barisal, she will inaugurate and lay the foundation stones of 74 development projects from Bangabandhu Udyan in the divisional town.
Before flying back to Dhaka, Hasina, also the Awami League president, will address a rally to be organized by her party at Bangabandhu Udyan in Barisal town as part of her campaign for the forthcoming polls.
To welcome the prime minister, Barisal town has worn a festive look with colourful posters and festoons of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
A huge number of arches welcoming Hasina have been erected in the city and surrounding areas.
The authorities have taken foolproof security measures ahead of her visit.