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Ministers to get Tk75,000 allowance to buy cell phones

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2018-05-21 1:49:57 PM     ||     Updated: 2018-05-23 11:50:04 AM

Senior Correspondent: The cabinet has approved a proposal that ministers, state ministers, deputy ministers and secretaries will get Tk75,000 allowance to purchase mobile phone sets.

The cabinet accepted the proposal according to the draft of Government Telephone and Internet Guideline 2018.

The approval was given in the weekly meeting of the cabinet held at Bangladesh Secretariat on Monday with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair.

Briefing reporters at the Secretariat after the meeting Cabinet Secretary Md Shafiul Alam said that the Ministry of Public Administration brought the policy. Later, the cabinet approved it after discussion in the meeting.

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