DHAKA, Aug 2, 2018 (BSS) – Chairperson of BRAC and Board of Trustees of BRAC University Sir Fazle Hasan Abed called on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban this afternoon
During the call on, the President was apprised by Sir Abed of the overall activities of the BRAC and the BRAC University (BRACU), President’s press secretary Joynal Abedin told BSS.
Noting that the BRAC is playing a vital role in developing country’s socio-economic condition, Sir Abed informed the President that the BRAC is also working for the development of the Haor regions in a coordinated way and also conducting various research activities.
Referring to the role of BRAC, President Abdul Hamid suggested the BRAC authority to take special measures for providing health services to the distressed and poor people and set up eye treatment camps for haor areas.
The President also asked the BRAC authority for creating awareness for protecting the environment through undertaking different motivational programmes.
Secretaries concerned to the President were present.