President for time-befitting initiatives for better waste management

DHAKA, Sept 30, 2018 : President M Abdul Hamid today stressed the need for taking time-befitting initiatives for better solid waste management in the country.

In a message on the occasion of the World Habitat Day, he said, “The present government is working to ensure safe housing for all the citizens of the country.”

“For achieving this goal, the role of the private sector alongside the government is also very important. It is the demand of time to establish planned housing in urban and rural areas considering our socio-economic structure, increasing population, industrialization and urbanization.”

The president described this year’s theme of the day “Municipal solid waste management” as time-befitting.

He said the government has taken various initiatives for solid waste management properly to avoid health hazards.

The president urged all concerned to work sincerely to build the planet livable for the future generation.