The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges on Thursday held its 19th meeting at Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Bhaban.
The committee recommended completing the unfinished work on the ongoing development projects under the Sylhet zone of Roads and Highways Department (RHD) quickly.
Reports on overall activities and development of 8th Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge (Bekutia), latest condition of the ongoing development projects under the Sylhet zone of RHD and Joydebpur-Mymensingh four-lane project, were placed at the meeting. The meeting elaborately discussed the issues.
The committee also proposed repairing the roads damaged during the rainy season within the dry season.
The meeting was presided over by its chairman Md Ekabbar Hossain. Committee members Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, AKMA Awal, Nazmul Haque Prodhan, Md Monirul Islam and Lutfun Nesa attended the meeting.
High officials of the ministry and the JS secretariat were present as well, according to BSS. - Idrak