ECNEC approves projects worth Tk11,000 crore...

Dhaka, Wednesday   19 January 2022

ECNEC approves projects worth Tk11,000 crore

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:36 PM, 4 January 2022   Updated: 06:11 PM, 4 January 2022

After the meeting, Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed media. Photo: Daily Bangladesh

After the meeting, Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed media. Photo: Daily Bangladesh

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved 10 projects worth Tk 11,221.44 crore.

The approval came from the ECNEC meeting with ECNEC Chairperson and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair on Tuesday.

The Premier joined the meeting virtually from her official Ganobhaban residence while Ministers, State Ministers, Planning Commission members and secretaries concerned attended the meeting from the NEC Conference Room in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area.

After the meeting, Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed about the projects at a press conference. 

The meeting was attended by Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal, Agriculture Minister Md Abdur Razzak, Minister of Local Government Md Tajul Islam, Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun, Health Minister Zahid Maleque, State Minister for Planning Dr Shamsul Alam and others.

Besides, the Cabinet Secretary, Chief Secretary to the Prime Minister, Chief Coordinator of SDGs, members of the Planning Commission, secretaries of the concerned ministries and senior officials were also present.

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