Stand beside people, gain their confidence: PM urges officials


PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the officials of the administrative cadre to look into the problems of the local people in their assigned areas and work with devotion to resolve those alongside doing their usual official duties.

“The officials who work in the field level administration should have utmost sincerity to resolve the problems of the local people. Stand beside them and earn their confidence,” she said while addressing the concluding ceremony of 102nd and 103rd Law and Administrative Course at BCS Administrative Academy at Shahbagh here.

“Officials must keep in mind that signing files is not their only duty. Rather they have to work with devotion and innovativeness to resolve the problems of people for their welfare,” she said.

Administrative officials must have self-confidence and self-dignity, she added.

Minister for Public Administration Syed Ashraful Islam, State Minister Ismat Ara Sadeq and rector of the academy Anwarul Islam Sikder spoke among others on the occasion while Public Administration Secretary Dr Mozammel Haque Khan gave the welcome address.

The premier said members of the administrative cadre have huge responsibility to materialise the people’s expectation. The government has focused on strengthening rural economy as it is possible through relentless services of the officials, she said.