Health Desk- 13 Dec, 2019: A safe vegetable corner has been opened at Puratan Bazar of Gaibandha town on Wednesday for providing safe vegetable to the consumers at reasonable prices considering their good health, reports BSS.
An inaugural function organised by Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) and Department of Agricultural Marketing was held at the Puratan Bazaar here in the afternoon.
Whip of the Jatiya Sangsad and local lawmaker Mahabub Ara Begum Gini addressed the function as the chief guest while deputy commissioner Abdul Matin presided over the ceremony.
The chief guest said the present government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina achieved food security in the country for taking pragmatic measures including ensuring fertilizers, pesticides and other agri-inputs to the farmers.
Police super Towhidul Islam, mayor of Gaibandha Municipality Advocate Shah Masud Zahangir Kabir Milon and deputy director of DAE Krishibid Masudur Rahman spoke at the event as the special guests.
Moderated by additional deputy director of DAE Abul Kalam Azad, the function was also addressed, among others, by district marketing officer Moazzem Hossain and general secretary of district Krishak League Dipok Kumar Paul.