Bringing safety on roads is a major challenge in present time, he said
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has called upon all concerned to complete road renovation work within the stipulated time.
“The standard and stipulated time of road reconstruction will not be compromised,” he said.
Quader made the statement while addressing a digital health card distribution ceremony as the chief guest at Khulna circuit house on Tuesday.
Khulna District administration organized the program aiming to ensure safe road, reports BSS.
Mentioning that road development work costing Tk471 crore is currently underway in Khulna region, the minister said bringing safety on roads is currently a major challenge, and the government is working with utmost sincerity in this regard.
Quader, also Awami League general secretary, while distributing health cards among the drivers urged them to abide by the laws while plying vehicles on roads.
Bagerhat 1 lawmaker Sheikh Helal Uddin, Khulna 2 lawmaker Sheikh
Salahuddin Jewel, Khulna City Corporation (KCC) Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleq, Bagerhat 2 lawmaker Sheikh Sarhan Naser Tonmoy, and Khulna Divisional Commissioner Dr Anwar Hossain Howlader attended the ceremony as special guests.
Khulna Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Helal Hossain presided over the
program while high officials of Khulna road division and leaders from
transport workers were also present.