Mujibul urges BKMEA to complete its workers’ database by Dec
DHAKA, Nov 22, 2018 (BSS) – State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque today urged Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) to complete the database of its workers by December.
“BKMEA will have to complete the database of its workers by December. If it is not done by December, BKMEA workers will not get facilities from RMG central fund from January,” he told the 9th board meeting of Readymade Garments (RMG) at the ministry conference room.
The state minister said though the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has a huge number of workers, it has already completed its workers’ database.
He said BKMEA must bring its workers under a database for getting facilities from the fund.
Labour and Employment Secretary Afroza Khan, BGMEA President Md Siddiqur Rahman, Central Fund Director General Dr Anisul Awal, Jatiya Sramik League President Sukkur Mahmud, labour leaders Badruddoza Nizam, Sirajul Islam Rony and Najma Akhter were present in the meeting, among others.