PV Desk : Mentioning that the government wants peace and security of the people, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said continuation of the government is very much needed for development of the country.
“We’re accomplishing the development work as we remain in state power for nine years at a stretch from 2009 to 2017. So the continuation of the government is a must for uplift,” she said.
Sheikh Hasina also renewed her pledge to ensure housing for all, saying that none will remain homeless in the country. “Our policy is clear that there will not be a single person to remain homeless in Bangladesh,” she said.
The prime minister said this while laying the foundation stone of the first-ever rental-based flat construction project for slum-dwellers in city’s Mirpur.
She laid the foundation stone of the project through videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence here this morning.
Through the same function, the prime minister laid the foundation stone of the first-ever residential flat construction project on the abandoned houses at Dhanmondi and Mohammadpur in the capital.