Local Government, Rural Development & Cooperatives Adviser Mohammed Anwarul Iqbal attended the seminar as the Chief Guest while Secretary (Local Government Division) Safar Raj Hossain, World Bank Country Director Zhu Xian, WHO Representative to Bangladesh Dr. Duangvadee Sunkhobol and Counselor of Embassy of Denmark Martin Bo Brander attended as special guests.
...The World Bank Country Director Zhu Xian said density of population, growing demands of industry combined with environmental challenges have created the scarcity of safe water that Bangladesh is experiencing.He
put emphasis on proper management of water resources to overcome the crisis.In this context, he
referred to various programmes being implemented by the World Bank
for safe water supply in Bangladesh.