Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, ‘The government is working to deliver the benefits of independence at the doorstep of people. We are working for the development of people’s lives. I want the continuation of the development works that this government has done.’
She said this while speaking as the chief guest at the closing ceremony of law and administration course of Bangladesh Civil Service Administration Academy.
The prime minister said, ‘We reduced the poverty rate to 21 percent. The government started with 3200 megawatts electricity generation capacity. Now, we have achieved the capacity to generate more than 20,000 megawatts of electricity. 93 percent people of the country are getting electricity at this moment.’
She further said, ‘The goal we’re working to fulfill is to light up each house with electricity.’