শনিবার, ০৮ অগাস্ট ২০২০, ০২:২৮ অপরাহ্ন
MP has said that there is no choice but to increase the quality of land service to build a developed and prosperous Bangladesh by 2041. Said Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury
This was stated by Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, MP, while addressing the chair in the first meeting of the ‘National Committee on Monitoring and Reviewing the Land Services Digitization’ held at the conference room of the Ministry of Land on Wednesday, July 22, 2020.
Referring to the land ministry as a service-oriented ministry, the land minister further said, we are now providing land services directly to the people. Land issues not only directly influence people’s lives, but also the country’s economy.
Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, MP, urged the concerned to accelerate the work of setting up the online land development tax payment system.
Land Secretary Md. Muksodur Rahman Patwary said the ‘National Committee on Monitoring and Reviewing the Land Services Digitization’ has been formed to monitor, coordinate, audit, and review the progress of various activities undertaken to implement the goal of bringing land services in the palm of prospective land service recipients.
Earlier, the Chief of Land Service Monitoring Cell and Private Secretary to the Land Secretary Md. Doulutuzzaman Khan presented an illustrated report on the ‘Integration of NID database information with all land services including e-Mutation’ and ‘Integration of e-Mutation with the Record of Rights (ROR/Khatiyan) of concerned Mouza before the publication of gazette after preparation of final ROR’.
Chairman of Land Appeal Board Ummul Hasna, Chairman of Land Reform Board Md Yakub Ali Patwary, Director-General of Land Records and Surveys Md. Taslimul Islam and Director of Land Administration Training Center Md. Abdul Hye were present at the meeting among others, while the meeting was conducted by the Land Secretary. Several officials working at the field level, including two Deputy Commissioners and Zonal Settlement Officers, participated in the meeting via video conference.