Health Desk--4th May, 2018: Construction work of a specialized hospital for laborers will begin soon at Chashara in Narayanganj, said, State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque on Tuesday.
While addressing a seminar at the National Press Club in the capital, marking the May Day, he said, “The Ministry of Labour and Employment is working to improve the working environment for labours. Construction work of a specialized hospital for the working people will begin soon”.
The Ministry of Labour and Employment in association with Safety and Right Society (SRS), Karmajibi Nari and ActionAid Bangladesh organised the seminar titled, ‘Role of Labour and Employment Ministry in Ensuring Welfare for Working People and their Families’.
Mujibul said the government always stands by labours with its Bangladesh Labour Foundation (BLF) fund.
SRS executive director Md Sekender Ali Mina presented a keynote paper in the seminar while general secretary of Samajtantrik Sramik Front Rajekuzzaman Ratan and technical advisor of GIZ Feroze Alam took part as panel discussants.