An industrial park will be set up in Gazipur soon, Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said the government is trying to develop the light engineering industry here.
He said this while addressing the inaugural ceremony of the National Light Engineering Products and Technology Fair-2021 at Tongi Government University College ground in Gazipur on Thursday noon.
Speaking as the chief guest, Tipu Munshi said Bangladesh has made unprecedented progress in the national product of light engineering. There are opportunities for further development in the future. We are looking for a place. We will make an industrial park in consultation with the Industries Minister as soon as find a suitable place.
The three-day fair was organized by the Gazipur District Branch of the Light Engineering Product Promotion Business Council and the Bangladesh Engineering Industry Owners Association under the Ministry of Commerce.
Bangladesh Engineering Industry Owners Association Gazipur District Branch President Monir Hossain Nizami presided over the function. Tongi Government University College Principal Rafiqul Islam spoke as the special guest.
Gazipur Metropolitan Police Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime South) Mohammad Iltut Mish, West Police Station OC Shah Alam, Councilor Nasir Uddin Mollah and were present among others.