Only 43pc ADP implemented in 9 months

Planning minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said on Tuesday 43 per cent of the Annual Development Programmes was implemented in the first nine months of the outgoing fiscal year of 2014-15.

Govt-logo-bangladeshA total of Tk 778.42 billion was allocated against 453 development projects in ADP.

The planning minister disclosed the piece of information in parliament in response to a question from an independent lawmaker, Tahzib Alam Siddiqui.

Earlier, the day’s sitting began at 10:30 am with speaker Shirin Sharmin Choudhury in the chair.

In response to a question from a ruling party lawmaker, Mamunur Rashid, the state minister for home affairs, Asaduzzaman Khan, told parliament that a total of 237 Myanmar nationals are now detained in Bangladesh jails while the number is 510 when it includes all foreign nationals.

-Prothom Alo