PM briefed on 'Forces Goal-2030'
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday attended her office at the Armed Forces Division (AFD) in Dhaka Cantonment where she was briefed on the 'Forces Goal-2030' of Bangladesh Navy and Bangladesh Air Force.
The premier was apprised that after the phase-wise implementation of the 'Forces Goal-2030', Bangladesh Navy and Bangladesh Air Force are expected to develop into modern and viable forces, an ISPR press release said.
As a result, the release said, the overall security measures and defence system of the sea areas and national air space of the country would be further strengthened.
Besides, the navy and air force would also be capable of effectively contributing to the disaster management activities side by side with the national development of the country.
PM's Defence Adviser Maj Gen (Retd) Tarique Ahmed Siddique, chiefs of the three services, principal secretary to the prime minister, defence secretary and other senior military officials were present, the ISPR release said.
Earlier, on her arrival at the AFD, the prime minister was received by Principal Staff Officer of the Armed Forces Division Lieutenant General Abdul Wadud.