|Published : 20 Apr 2017, 13:06:57|
Govt to set up training centre for river transport drivers
The government will set up a repairing workshop and a training center in Khulna for river transport sector.
Country's first ever modern river transport repairing workshop will be established at the bank of river Rupsha in Khulna city.
Department of government transportation will set up the factory on 3.2340 acres of land at the city's custom ghat area under Tutpara mouja.
The workshop will also have an international standard training centre.
There is no recognized river transport driver training center in the
country. Trained river transport drivers from this centre will get job home and abroad," concern official said.
He, however, said, construction of boundary wall started Wednesday, and hoped that construction works will begin next financial year and will end within two or two and half year, he said.
The workshop will repair river transport especially speed boat, double cabin cruiser, different river vessels that usually used by police and RAB.