Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated “Development Fair 2019,” organized by the Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in Dhaka. The PKSF arranged the seven-day fair (14-20 November) with a view of expanding the market of products made by the marginalized people and participants of different programs of PKSF. YPSA set up a stall at the fair to display agricultural, food and traditional products manufactured by small entrepreneurs of grassroots level.
Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal was present as the special guest at the inaugural function, while PKSF Chairman Dr Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad presided over it. PKSF Managing Director Mohammad Moinuddin Abdullah delivered the welcome address at the event.
A total of 130 organizations, including associate bodies of PKSF from rural areas, different public and private organizations, research and information technology (IT) institutions and service-oriented organizations have set up 190 stalls in the fair.