November 5, 2017, 10:30 pm
Mentioning that the government has successfully handled the influx of around 6.5 lakh Rohingyas, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the crisis will be resolved through diplomatic efforts.
"The Sheikh Hasina-led Awami League government wants to resolve the crisis through diplomatic efforts and pressure has been exerted on the Myanmar government to this end," he said.
Quader, also AL general secretary, was receiving 5,500 units of solar panels for the Rohingyas refuges camps at a Cox's Bazar hotel, said a PID handout.
The minister said the local people of Ukhia and Teknaf have sacrificed a lot to give shelter to Rohingyas. "It's a glorious example of tolerance."
Later, he distributed relief materials among the Rohingyas at Kutupalong and Balukhali camps on behalf of AL subcommittee on relief and social welfare.