Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018

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PM urges BGB to free country from drug, militancy

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Health Desk: 9th Nov’18: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged the Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) to work with utmost honesty and sincerity to free the country from the onslaughts of militancy, terrorism and drug, reports BSS.

“You have to work with sincerity and honesty so that drug cannot enter our country and our country cannot be used as the route of drug smuggling,” she told a ‘BGB Darbar’ at Pilkhana following the hosting of flags of newly raised BGB Ramu Region Headquarters and two new BGB battalions at Narayanganj and Gazipur.

The Prime Minister said drug addiction of children is pushing many families to complete destruction.

She said her government has a plan to establish four more BGB sectors, 10 battalions, dog training and breeding units and new training institutions.

BGB Director General Major General Md Shafeenul Islam gave welcome address while Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal and senior military and civil officials were present.