| 14 Jun 2019, 00:00 | Update : 14 Jun 2019, 23:30
Bikalpa Dhara president, Juktafront chairman and former president professor AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury in his budget reaction has said, the budget is positive in general. But he pointed out the issue of mobile telephone call charge, double duty on the profit of savings certificate, whitening black money, bank reforms and strong steps for educational development.
His remarks came in while he was chairing a joint meeting of Bikalpa Dhara and Juktafront at Bikalpa Dhara’s Badda office on Friday afternoon.
B. Chowdhury thanked the government for proposing to build tax center at upazilas and said, it is a good initiative of the government. He also thanked the government for the proposal of reducing prices of cancer preventive medicines.
He also informed that a roundtable will be organized with the initiative of Juktafront very soon over the details of budget.
In the meeting Bikalpa Dhara secretary general major Abdul Mannan (retd) MP, Bikalpa Dhara presidium member Shamser Mobin Chowdhury, Bikalpa Dhara presidium member and Juktafront chief coordinator Golam Sarwar Milon, BLDP chairman Nazimuddin Al Azad, Bikalpa Dhara presidium member Dr. Rafiqul Islam Chowdhury, NDP chairman Khandaker Golam Mortaza, Bangladesh NAP secretary general Golam Mostafa Bhuiyan, Bikalpa Dhara vice president Enayet Kabir, Janadal vice chairman Mokhlesur Rahman Habib, United Minority Front chairman Dilip Kumar Das among others were present.