CHT people are peaceful, says minister

Published : 24 Nov 2022 08:29 PM

Hill Tracts Affairs Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Singhsaid that the people of hilly areas are peaceful. Wicked people will not be given shelter. We have to work with those who want peace and harmony. No one blames anyone, everyone should form a team and work on development. The development of the government should be done with the mindset of doing the right thing. The minister said that due to the good leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the trend of development is continuing in Bangladesh. Development of Bangladesh means Sheikh Hasina.

Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Singh said these things in the chief guest's speech at the Khagrachari Hills district council meeting room with public representatives and government officials on Thuraday.

Under the chairmanship of Hill District Zilla Parishad Chairman Mangsuiproo Chowdhury, Khagrachari Hill District MP Kujendra Lal Tripura (state minister status) Chairman, Task Force on Tribal Refugees and Refugees, reserved women MP Basanti Chakma of hill districts, Additional Secretary of Chittagong Hill Tract Affairs Ministry Satyendra Kumar Sarkar, among others, were present. MP Basanti Chakma of reserved women's seat in hill district, Supradeep Chakma, National Project Manager of UNDP, Joint Secretary of Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs Ministry.

Huzur Ali, Khagrachari Superintendent of Police Naimul Haque spoke as a special guest. Titon Khisa, Acting Chief Executive Officer of Khagrachari Hill District Council conducted the event.

Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Singh also said that Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had many dreams about the hilly areas. There is no alternative to Sheikh Hasina for the development of Bangladesh. Today schools and colleges have been constructed in every union of the hill districts. There has been development in agriculture, education, health and communication. Paved roads, drains, bridges, culverts, schools, colleges, mosques, madrasas, mosques, churches are not left out where there is no development. One house one farm, maternity allowance, freedom fighter allowance, widow allowance, old age allowance all the civic facilities are being given on the orders of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The Minister said that the Ministry of Hills monitors all the works in the hilly areas. He directed the concerned to send the public interest works to the ministry in the form of proposals.