Fisheries and Livestock Minister Sham Rezaul Karim said, “Fish, meat, milk and eggs are easily available in the country today due to the visionary role of Sheikh Hasina and the advancement of the private sector.” Rice-Fish At one time fish and meat became scarce in the Bengali country. Now entrepreneurs have been created in the fisheries and livestock sector in the villages. As a result, the wheel of the economy has become stronger. ‘
The minister was speaking at the presentation of ‘ACI Dipta Krishi Award 2020’ at Dipta Television Studio in Tejgaon on Friday afternoon.
“The demand for nutrition and meat is being met,” he said. There is a large supply of food. In this way Bangladesh is moving forward. That is why we must keep agriculture and farmers alive. We have to enrich the trend of Bangladesh with immense potential under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. ‘
Agriculture Minister was also present on the occasion. Md. Abdur Razzak. Kazi Jahedul Hasan, Managing Director of Dipta Television and Dr. Managing Director of ACI Agrobusiness spoke on the occasion. Fa. H. Ansari.
The Fisheries and Livestock Minister further said, ‘It is fortunate for our nation that we have got a great leader like Bangabandhu. He gave priority to agriculture and said that if there is agriculture in agriculture dependent Bangladesh then Bangladesh will exist. And if we want to keep agriculture, we have to do everything for the farmers.
The way the state has given incentives and support to the farmers in post-independence Bangladesh, no other country in the world has been able to give in this way since the revolution. The manner in which Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the worthy successor of Bangabandhu, has provided various assistance to the farmers with subsidies including agricultural inputs and training is a wonder not only in South Asia but in the whole world.
‘Nowadays no one in the agricultural sector feels ashamed. Those involved in the dairy, poultry and fisheries sectors are proud to say that I am an entrepreneur, I am not unemployed. I keep the wheel of my economy in motion, ”added Sham Rezaul Karim.
Speaking on the occasion, the Minister of Agriculture called on the country’s private industrial entrepreneurs to invest more in the processing of agricultural products. Md. Abdur Razzak. At the same time, he said, “Agriculture has a lot of potential in alleviating poverty and improving the quality of life.” If agriculture is developed, the overall development of the country will be further accelerated. Industrialization will also be accelerated by increasing employment and income of rural people and expanding the domestic market.
It is to be mentioned that ACI and Dipta Television jointly organized this award program for the first time. The award is given in a total of 10 categories to encourage farmers, ranchers, creative inventors, talented researchers and successful agri-entrepreneurs. 9 individuals and 1 organization received the award.
BD Daily / Abu Jafar