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 Yesterday Minister visited the factory in Dubai being invited by Japanese company Masah, reports Bangla Tribune.
 At that time, the minister urged the local housing companies and owners to use environment friendly materials to help build a planned urbanization.
 He said that government’s goal is to create safe, affordable and eco friendly housing system to build a planned urbanization. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has given instructions to give highest importance to protect the environment regarding the construction building. As regards the eco-friendly and cost-efficient construction, these blocks should be used as alternatives to bricks.
 During the inspection of the factory, the additional secretary Md. Afzal Hossain, RAJUK chairman Md. Said Nur, Chief Architect of the Directorate of Architecture Shamim Aminur Rahman, Director General of Housing and Building Research Institute Mohammad Shamim Akhtar, Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Public Works Umma Salma Tanzia were present with the minster.