Bashundhara Group, a leading industrial conglomerate in the country, will provide its overall support for the development work of Bangladesh Army’s Jolshiri Abashon Project in the capital.
To this effect, an agreement was signed at the Army Headquarters in Dhaka Cantonment on Monday.
Jolshiri Abashon Project Chairman Maj Gen Md Abu Sayed Siddique and Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan signed the agreement on behalf of their respective sides in the presence of Army Chief General Aziz Ahmed.
Bashundhara Group has already provided 2,600 bighas of land, considering the priority of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to make this project a success.
It was said at the function that Bashundhara Group will assist in the expansion and development of Jolshiri Abashon Project.
Bashundhara Group and Jolshiri will jointly set up a large mosque in the project area and will also work for beautification of the project.
Addressing the signing ceremony, Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan said: “We are happy to provide support on behalf of Bashundhara Group for the expansion and development of Bangladesh Army’s Jolshiri Abashon Project.”
“I hope that implementation of this project will be completed within the stipulated time in collaboration with both the parties,” he added.
Speaking on the occasion, Army Chief General Aziz Ahmed said the Army and Bashundhara Group will cooperate in the implementation of the projects.
He has commended Bashundhara Group for its overall support for the implementation of this project and especially thanked Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan.
Quarter Master General of Bangladesh Army Lieutenant General Md Shamsul Haque, Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir, Bashundhara Group Vice-Chairman Safwan Sobhan Tasvir, Bashundhara Group Senior Executive Director Liakat Hossain, Rongdhanu Group Chairman Rafiqul Islam Rafiq and senior officials from both sides were present at the function.