PV Desk : Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today asked the concerned officials to work in the field to ensure smooth journey for the home-bound passengers during the holy Eid-ul-Azha.
The minister made the directive while exchanging views with the senior officials of Road Transport and Highways Division (RHD) of Khulna and Gopalganj zones at Jessore Circuit House here.
Mentioning the cancelation of leave of all RHD officials, Quader said the officials will remain on roads for repairing activities. They will be off-duty from the morning to 2 pm on the Eid day, he added.
“No excuse of natural incidents such as rain can stop the road repairing works ahead of the Eid and my target is to help home-goers to reach their destinations safely,” he said.
Local lawmakers Kazi Nabil Ahmed and Swapan Bhattacharia, Deputy Commissioner Ashraf Uddin, Police Super Anisur Rahman, Awami League district unit President Shahidul Islam Milon, AL General Secretary and also the Upazila Parishad Chairman Shahin Chaklader and senior officials of RHD, among others, were present in the meeting.