Rajshahi – Police have put in place strong security and traffic regulations along the route on occasion of Prime Minister Sheik-Hasina Visit to Rajshahi on Thursday.
Spokesman of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) Ifthekhair Alam said, all branches of Law enforcing agency engaged in Law-order are ready to ensure security and make a peaceful atmosphere in the area. Meeting at different stages have been held for the purpose.
SSF (Special security force) will be deployed to maintaining security at the main gathering spot of the grand rally, he added.
He said Barricades will be set at many points. Emergency measures have been taken also to fill the potholes on the road. Humps on the road hindering smooth movement of the motorcade would be removed. Special lighting arrangements, including street lights, would be put up wherever necessary.
Fully equipped medical teams, including ambulances, would be stationed at various points he added.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate and lay foundation stones of 23 development projects during her visit, sources said.
Of these, six projects will be inaugurated and foundation stones of 17 will be laid informed MP Ayen Uddin. The projects include upgradation of road construction project of Tangail, Paba and Mohanpur Upazila Health Complex from 31 beds to 50 beds, Baroni Residential Area Development Project, 6 storied CRHCC construction project at Rikikpur, construction of residential building, marginal resident of Bagmara upazila complex, extended building and hall room construction, from RUET to Rajshahi Bypass, Kharakhari. Area Development Project, Family Planning Rajshahi District and Office of the renowned sub-director's office building project, Rajshahi Shishu Hospital Construction Project, Charghat Technical School and College for establishment of Panchtala academic, four-storey administrative, single storey workshop and service building, water conservation land development, internal road, boundary wale Gate and deep water tank, Goddari Upazila Muktijoddha Complex building Para Private Veranda University’s own campus, Expansion of the city’s Barendra commercial area and residential area development project and disaster risk sensitization project to Rajshahi Metropolitan Development Plan.
On occasion of PM’s visit every Al unit office will be decorated with lighting and the 10 to 12 kilometers roads near the venue have been filled with Banners, Festoons and Gates.
Asaduzzaman Asad of AL District unit general secretary said, a 15-point demand will be placed to the PM on behalf of the people of the Rajshahi.
The grand rally will be held at the Harien Sugar Field Field under the Paba upazila of the district organised by Upazila Awami League. – RU Correspondent