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No shortage of commodities during Ramadan: PM Hasina

Update : 23 Feb 2024, 14:30

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday assured the countrymen that there will be no shortage of essential commodities during the upcoming Holy Month of Ramadan.

She said ''There will be no shortage of anything (essential commodities) in Ramadan. All arrangements have already been made. There will be no problem." 

The premier gave this assurance while briefing newsmen about her recent visit to Germany where she attended the Munich Security Conference 2024 and held bilateral meetings with several global leaders.

About the essential commodities during Ramadan, Sheikh Hasina said there is an arrangement to import sufficient amounts of goods like gram, dates, sugar and other items as well.

"So, there will be no problem with this as we have made arrangements for those much earlier," she added.

The Prime Minister went to Munich on February 15 and returned home on February 19.

During her stay in Munich, Sheikh Hasina attended the Munich Security Conference and held meetings with global leaders on the sidelines.

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, Deputy Leader of the House Begum Matia Chowdhury, AL Presidium Members Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim and Engineer Mosharraf Hossain, Foreign Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud and Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury, among others, were present on the dais.

PM's Speechwriter M Nazrul Islam moderated the event.

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