সর্ব-শেষ হাল-নাগাদ: ৩০ জুলাই ২০১৫
It is well known to all that the present government is striving to solve the electricity crisis which has arisen from the shortage of electricity generation.
In our country, reserve of natural gas and coal which are necessary for electricity generation is very limited. On the other hand availability of fossil oil is completely dependent on import.
Import of fossil oil and coal also involves huge foreign currency. Moreover, because of utilization of natural gas in electricity generation, production in other economic sectors are being hampered. To meet the growing demand of electricity we need to increase its generation. It is indispensable for the improvement of the life style of the people. Keeping this in mind the present government of Bangladesh has planned to generate 10% of the total electricity from nuclear power by 2021. The government is working hard to implement this plan and it is one of the best efforts of the