Negligence in duties won’t be tolerated : Nasim




Health Minister Mohammad Nasim on Sunday said responsible officials would be sacked permanently if they are found indulging in negligence in duties by holding responsible posts.

“Not only temporary suspension, but they will also face permanent termination ,” he said this while speaking at a views exchange meeting with officials and employees of Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP) here.

The DGFP organized the views exchange meeting with the minister at its conference room at Karwan Bazar in the city.

Health Secretary MM Niaz Uddin, Director General (DG) of DGFP Gonesh Chnadra Sarkar, Health Affairs Secretary of Awami League

Dr Badiuzzaman Bhuiyan Dablu and other officials were present in the meeting.

The Minister said the ministry will not allow any sort of lobbying regarding officers’ suspension and termination.

“Irresponsible persons to be fired, no scope for recommendation in favour of them ,” Nasim said.

He said, “We will have to reduce the growth rate of population, as we have limited resources.” “

Nasim said Bangladesh will be middle income country within 2021