Direct Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight has been inaugurated on Syedpur-Cox’s Bazar route.
Railway Minister Nurul Islam Sujan inaugurated the flight at noon on Thursday (October 8) as the chief guest.
On this occasion a function was organized at Syedpur Terminal. State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Mahbub Ali also presided over the function. Hasan, Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism Mokammel Hossain, Rangpur Divisional Commissioner Abdul Wahab Bhuiyan, Nilphamari Deputy Commissioner Hafizur Rahman Chowdhury, Additional Superintendent of Police SM Moktaruzzaman, Railway Minister’s wife Shammi Akhtar and many others.
The Railway Minister said that under the direction of the Prime Minister, extensive development is being done on rail, air, sea and road. With the launch of flights from Saidpur to the tourist city of Cox’s Bazar at this airport, Saidpur will no longer lag behind.
He said that they have built houses by occupying the place of railways, again they are the leaders. Those who were in power before, they have destroyed the railways, they have shrunk the railways. The present government is expanding the railways. The railway stations are being brought under one management. Work on Chittagong-Dohazari railway has started. It intends to run a direct train from Syedpur to Cox’s Bazar next December. Hopefully, people are getting the benefits of the revolutionary change of the Prime Minister.