Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)- A joint meeting on architectural design of garment factories was held at the office of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) on July 4.
Representatives from BGMEA, factory inspection department, ministry of commerce, RAJUK, IEB, IAB, BIP, and BUET attended the meeting, a BGMEA press statement said.
A decision regarding submission of architectural designs of 2,028 garment factories to the Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) for evaluation was taken in the meeting. IEB will inform the BGMEA if any fault is found in any design.
BGMEA president Md. Atikul Islam, former president Shafiul Islam, vice-president of the organization Shahidullah Azim, former VC of BUET and noted architect Jamilur Reza Chowdhury, IEB president Shamimuzzaman Bosunia, and IEB president Mobassher Hossain, among others, were present.
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