PM for keeping eyes on Middle East unrest


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the cabinet meeting on Wednesday asked all concerned ministries to remain vigilant about the ongoing unrest in the Middle East due to Iran-Israel tension and take necessary steps to tackle any adverse effect in Bangladesh.

“The honorable Prime Minister urged all concerned, including cabinet members and ministries, to keep sharp eyes on the reality (triggered by Iran-Israel unrest) prevailing in the Middle East and take necessary preparations for the possible impacts on us in this regard,” said Cabinet Secretary Md Mahbub Hossain.

He was addressing a press conference at the Bangladesh Secretariat here this afternoon after the cabinet meeting held at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
Mahbub said the premier also urged the concerned ministries to start taking preparations to tackle the possible impact in Bangladesh induced by the unrest in the Middle East.