Step taken to make Bangladesh envoys more accountable
Publish- May 18, 2020, 08:31 PM
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The government has taken an initiative to make Bangladesh envoys abroad more accountable and expedite their works for the development of the country ensuring proper care for expatriates Bangladeshis.
The envoys will place their three-year plans before the parliamentary standing committee outlining how those plans will be implemented.
The decision was taken at the latest parliamentary standing committee meeting on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the MoFA said Monday.
As part the process, newly-appointed Bangladesh ambassadors to Japan and Romania placed their three-year planning before the parliamentary body outlining how they will work for expatriates and specific programmes for them.
Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen said the government initiative will help boost accountability of envoys.
State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam and other members of the committee were present at the meeting with Faruk Khan, MP, in the chair.