'Government plans to introduce high-speed and ultra-modern trains using China's example', he said
Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan has said the government plans to modernize the railway system using the example of China for the socio-economic development of the country.
He made the comment while distributing cheques among the distressed people at his village home in Boda upazila in Panchagarh, on Friday.
He elaborated by saying: "We plan to introduce high-speed and ultra-modern trains using China's example."
He said China's modern railway system has helped to ensure services to the people and saved a lot of time.
Sujan distributed Tk9.8 lakh among 26 people in the area from the Prime Minister's Welfare Fund.
The upazila's chairman, nirbahi officer, the municipality mayor, the additional superintendent police, among others, were present.