Once debt-ridden Bangladesh now becomes lending country: Quader
DHAKA, June 20, 2021 (BSS) – Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said, a debt-ridden nation 12 years ago, Bangladesh has now become a lending country by making unprecedented development.
“The world becomes stunned witnessing the outstanding success of changed Bangladesh. It now becomes a loan-providing country,” he told an extended meeting of Dhaka district AL at the party’s Bangabandhu Avenue central office here.
Quader said Bangladesh has given loan to debt-burdened Sudan and Sri Lanka even during the coronavirus crisis.
BNP is suffering from jealousy as the country is marching ahead under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, he said.
He said Bangladesh is now a bright country of huge potentials overcoming different conspiracies and adversities.
Bangladesh stands with head high in the world by making progress in every index of economy, he said, adding that the country’s economic growth will increase further when the ongoing mega projects will be completed.
The AL general secretary urged the party leaders and workers to take preparation for the next general election, saying the polls are not far away – only two years left.
He said everyone should work in unison shunning all differences to strengthen the hands of Sheikh Hasina.
AL President Sheikh Hasina stays in a very tough stance regarding organizational discipline, he said.
He said new committees should be formed at ward, union, upazila levels by holding council and district council should he held.
As the second wave of coronavirus is going on, indoor councils could be arranged if required, he mentioned.