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Soon the situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts will be calm: Obaidul Quader

KNF attack to loot money and show capability: RAB

Kidnapped manager of Sonali Bank returns to his family

Home Minister to visit Bandarban tomorrow to inspect situation

We will come to power again: Planning Minister

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 10 November 2023: Planning Minister MA Mannan said, "I believe we will come back to power. Because we develop, not destroy." A meeting was held at the NEC conference room in the capital, Sherebangla Nagar on Tuesday. The meeting was presided over by Prime Minister and ECNEC Chairperson Sheikh Hasina.

PM orders to fix area-wise electricity and water prices

Dhaka, Nov 10: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has given instructions to gradually get out of subsidy and determine the price of electricity and water based on the area and income.

We can sleep peacefully because Sheikh Hasina is awake: Planning Minister

Dhaka, Oct 21: Planning Minister MA Mannan commented that people of the country can sleep safely today because Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is awake.

European Union may ban Bangladesh: Planning Minister

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 30 September 2023: Planning Minister MA Mannan said that the European Union (EU) may impose sanctions on Bangladesh in a different way, though not like the US. He said this during an exchange of views with Bangladeshi expatriate journalists working in London at the London Bangla Press Club in the United Kingdom on Tuesday.

National elections will be held according to Bangladesh' constitution, not according to anyone's words: Planning Min

Dhaka, Sept 8: Planning Minister MA Mannan said that national elections will be held according to the constitution of the country, not according to anyone's words. There is an Election Commission to conduct elections in the country. So if anyone wants to create confusion or create chaos about the election, it will be resisted.

Bangladesh will not follow Washington-London's instructions: Planning Minister

Dhaka, Sept 7: Planning Minister MA Mannan has said that we have different views on the issues in the country, whoever has different views, let us discuss. We will solve our problems by talking at home, not in Washington, not in London.

No one except Allah has the power to stop elections: Planning Minister

Dhaka, August 2: Planning Minister MA Mannan said that those who want to create unrest around the elections will be strictly repelled. No one except Allah has the power to stop the election.

We don't need foreign interference: Planning Minister

Dhaka, July 17: Planning Minister MA Mannan has commented that there is no need for any foreign country to interfere or influence Bangladesh in view of the 12th National Assembly elections.

Teesta Master Plan will be implemented soon: Planning Minister

Dhaka, December 29: Teesta is an important issue. The Teesta issue will come up in any discussion with India. The government has many grand plans for rivers, water, and soil. The government has already prepared several drafts to implement the Teesta Master Plan. The present government is making all efforts to implement this master plan. Planning Minister MA Mannan said these while addressing as the chief guest at the silver jubilee celebration of Mostafihat Girls High School in Lalmonirhat on Wednesday (December 28).

Myanmar doesn't have the courage to do anything to us directly: Planning Minister

Dhaka, October 6: Planning Minister MA Mannan has said that Bangladesh can fight with Myanmar if needed but that won't solve anything and will lead to the death of many. He said, the country's main message is that Bangladesh is a peaceful nation. "We don't want war rebellion, as people suffer. We want peace on the border and even within the country."

Crisis will end this month: Planning Minister

Dhaka, August 20: Planning Minister MA Mannan said, "We are facing difficulty in importing oil due to other countries. There is a shortage of electricity. But this month is the last month of misery. From next month we will go on the path of development." He said it as chief guest at the discussion meeting on the auspicious appearance of Lord Krishna and Janmashtami at Sunamganj central Kalibari temple on Friday afternoon.

I'm the lone survivor of the 1966 helicopter crash: Planning Minister MA Mannan

Dhaka, June 11: Planning Minister MA Mannan was one among 24 passengers in a helicopter crash in 1966. Of these, 23 died in the accident. Recalling the horror, the Planning Minister said, "I was the only survivor of the accident. I was just praying to Allah and thinking about my mother."

Bangladesh is a member of UN, not an employee: Planning Minister

Dhaka, March 5: Bangladesh is a member of the United Nations, not an employee. We will calculate whether to vote or not in the interest of the country. Basically, we did not vote out of concern for the country. We are not alone, many more states have abstained.

Planning Minister's mobile phone recovered, five arrested

Dhaka, July 19: Police have finally recovered the snatched mobile phone of Planning Minister MA Mannan. The phone was snatched from Vijay Sarani junction in the capital on the evening of May 30. Law enforcement officers have also arrested five people, including the alleged snatcher.

PM Hasina orders construction of silos in the south

Dhaka, June 9: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed to build more silos in the southern part of the country. The Prime Minister gave the directive at a meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Tuesday (June 8), Planning Minister MA Mannan said.