He said at the rally in Patenga after the opening of the construction of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Tunnel & # 39; and the first General Ffordd Road in the Karnaphuli River of the city on Sunday.
Sheikh Hasina said, "We are the winsome nation. As a waged nation, we want to keep our head high in the world. One time to hear, Bangladesh is the country of hunger Bangladesh means country of cycling, country of prosperity , a country of natural disaster. Being Bangladeshi is a negative statement.
"It can not be. I will build that country in a way that thinks the whole world thinks of Bangladesh. This is my wish, no other."
Expressing the hope that GDP growth will be taken from 7 to 86 per cent of the two-figure house, the First Minister said, "The work that could not be much thought, we are making those arrangements to improve the quality of life of the people. "
Not only in the city, the head of government said that the development link should reach the village level and work on the plan, "the people of the village have all the facilities in the city."
Referring to the commencement of various major project implementation undertaken during the Awami League government, he said that huge work had started at Matarbari from Cox's Bazar. Teknaf is a tourist center in Sabarang. Pigeon feeding in Patuakhali
"Take the development plan in a way that everyone benefits. Developing in north Wales has also developed equally, so I have taken the country's overall development work."
Dan and Karnaphuli & Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Twnnel & # 39; is connected to the port area of the city of Chittagong along the upazila Anwara on the other side of the river.
When the tunnel is opened, the port city connectivity with Cox's Bazar and South Chittagong will be much easier. Along with this, transport pressures on both Karnaphuli bridge will be reduced.
The government says that the city of the port of Chittagong will be built in the model One City to Town & # 39; based on Shanghai China, by building the tunnel under the Karnaphuli.
The tunnel will have two tubes of 4 x 4 kilometers long. 740 meters west and four thousand yards 952 meters.
The total cost of the tunnel was estimated to be 1,535.88 million dollars in the United States. There is a Tk 8,446.06 billion in Bangladeshi money. The Exim Bank of China will supply 4,799 crore 44 lakh taka. The remaining Tk 3,647 crore and 64 lakh will be awarded from the government's own fund. The bridge authority will operate the project. It is intended to complete the project's work in 2022.
The First Minister thanked the leaders of China's President Xi Jinping for help at this work, saying that this type of underground tunnel construction is the first in Southeast Asia.
At the same time, he thanked the countries' friendly & # 39; for Bangladesh development.
Sheikh Hasina said, "The government is making progress in this country so that people of this country can continue in the world."
Describing the initiative of establishing an economic zone in almost all areas of the country, he said, "In Chittagong too, I want to make economic zones with a huge size. Cox's Bazar authorities have developed as city of tourism. "
He also mentioned the initiative to drive the Morristi Mirsarai campaign in Cox's Bazar to Chittagong.