PM inaugurates power connections to 643 families
15 October 2015, Nirapad News: Encouraging Dashairchhara enclave, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said, “You are now Bangladeshi national, you are close to Bangladesh.”
The prime minister said this on Thursday morning after inaugurating power connections to 643 families among the former enclave dwellers after 68 years.
She reached the ground of a proposed Girls’ High School near Kalirhat Bazar around 11am.
Sheikh Hasina also ensured them that they will improve the area.
This is the first visit of a head of government or a Prime Minister of Bangladesh in a former Indian enclave like in Dashiarchhara. It is, however, the fourth visit of Sheikh Hasina in Kurigram after 1998, 2000 and 2010.