Alexa PM opens 28 uplift schemes in Jessore

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PM opens 28 uplift schemes in Jessore

 Jessore Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 03:49 PM, 31 December 2017   Updated: 09:31 PM, 3 January 2018

Daily Bangladesh

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated 18 recently concluded projects and laid foundation stones of another 12 schemes in Jessore on Sunday.

The prime minister opened and laid the foundation stones of 28 development schemes by unveiling their plaques from the Eidgah Maidan in the district town on this afternoon.

A munajat was offered on the occasion seeking continued peace, progress and development of the nation.

The 17 projects inaugurated by her are- the Waterlogging Removing Project of the Kapotakkhya River (first phase), the expansion work of the Amdabad College in Sadar upazila, the expansion work of the Pakshia College in Sharsha upazila, the expansion work of Bagharpara Degree College in Bagharpara upazila, the 500-seat Shaheed Mashiur Rahman Auditorium-cum-Multipurpose Hall, the Public Library (third phase) Development Project, the Jessore Medical College Academic Building, Hoybatpur Union Land Office Building, Narendrapur Union Land Office Building, Mohakal Union Land Office Building, Patibila Union Land Office Building, Jessore Police Super Building, Jessore Police Hospital, Sheikh Russel`s Sculptor, 13-km roads and 22-km drains in Jessore town, Jhikargaccha Upazila Muktijoddha Complex and Malopara Government Primary School in Avoynagar.

The 11 schemes of which the foundation stones were laid by the premier are- the Waterlogging Removing and Sustainable Water Management Development Project of the Bhairab River, Upgradation Work of Jessore-Benapole National Highway, the Upgradation Work of Jessore-Benapole (Palashbari-Rajghat portion), Keshabpur Technical Training Centre, Jessore Central Shaheed Minar, 25-km roads and 24-km drains in Jessore town, Hamidpur Compost Plant, Pre-treatment Plant, Biogas Plant and Control Landfill Cell Work, the expansion work of Jhikargachha Municipality, setting up the mural of historic March 7 speech of Bangabandhu, Sheikh Russel Gymnasium and the Teachers-Students Centre (TSC).

Later, Sheikh Hasina, also the Awami League president, attended a public rally as the chief guest at the Jessore Eidgah Maidan at 3 pm, organized by local Awami League.

Earlier, the prime minister joined the President Parade-2017 marking the commissioning of new Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) officers at the BAF Base Matiur Rahman around 11 am.