DHAKA, Feb 3, 2020 (BSS) – The cover of a book titled “Krishi and Krishoker
Bangabandhu” written on thoughts of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh
Mujibur Rahman on agriculture and farmers was unveiled at a function at NEC
Conference Room at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar here today.
Planning Minister MA Mannan attended the ceremony as the chief guest while
Prime Minister’s Political Affairs Adviser HT Imam and Professor of Dhaka
University History Department Dr Syed Anwar Hossain joined it as special
Planning Commission’s General Economics Division Member (Senior Secretary)
Dr Shamsul Alam authored the 80-page book.
Bangladesh Agricultural University Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Lutful
Hassan, economist Ahsan H Mansur and PricewaterhouseCoopers Managing Partner
Mamun Rashid were present on the occasion as discussants.
The speakers said the 80-page book projected many unearthed thoughts of
Bangabandhu on agriculture and farmers.
Planning Secretary Md Nurul Amin and other senior officials and employees
of the ministry were present at the programme.