Project Progress reviewed in a meeting with DG Food

Project Progress reviewed  with D G Food 

Dr. Mosammat Nazmanara Khanum, the Director-General (Additional Secretary) of Directorate General of Food visited the Project Management Unit of Modern Food Storage Facilities Project (MFSP) on 05 November 2019. Mr. Md. Rezaul Karim Sheikh, the newly appointed Project Director of MFSP welcomed her at PMU and discussed elaborately the overall progress status of the project in a review meeting held at the conference room of the project.

During the discussion the Project Director highlighted the component-wise progress, reason behind delaying of progress for some component, need for additional financing and time extension of MFSP. He also informed the Director-General about the outcome of the meeting held recently with the implementation support mission of the World Bank regarding progress status and additional financing for revision of DPP. 

Dr. Mosammat Nazmanara Khanum, the Director-General (Additional Secretary) of Directorate General of Food stressed the need for proper implementation of the project to ensure sufficient food grain reserve at the national and household level to meet the post-disaster needs and improve the efficiency of grain storage management.

She also directed to all concerned for providing sincere efforts and cooperation in time-based and output based implementation of MFSP.

Among others, senior officials and consultants of Directorate General of Food, Modern Food Storage Facilities Project, Stakeholders, and Consulting firms attended this meeting