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Humayun for all-side interest on rawhide issue

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:45 PM, 18 August 2019  

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Industries Minister Advocate Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun has said on Sunday noon in a meeting that the interests of everyone regarding leather issue have to be protected.

He said, ‘We cannot avoid the liability of the situation we are seeing in the media regarding leather issue. Here the interests of everyone have to be protected. We sat down with the businessmen and want to come to a permanent solution.’

The trilateral meeting of the government, tannery owners, stockists and related men to raw leather began in the chamber of the Commerce Ministry on Sunday noon. He said these things at the beginning of the meeting.

The minister added that leather industrial policy is being processed. It is in the Prime Minister's Office for approval.

At the time, the Prime Minister's Private Sector Development Advisor Salman F Rahman said, "We hope that the problems will be resolved through open discussion with everyone."

He added that the leather industry is the most important sector after garment. We want the leather industry to be a major sector in the future. That's why we're doing a lot of work on this industry. I would like to take advice from everyone to solve the current problem and avoid such problems in future.