A Consumers Association of Bangladesh team, formed to investigate the Barapukuria coal scam, completed their two-day visit at the coal mine and the thermal power plant at Phulbari upazila in Dinajpur on Sunday.
Led by columnist Syed Abul Maksud, CAB’s energy adviser Professor M Shamsul Alam, geology Professor Badrul Imam, economics Professor MM Akash, physics Professor Sushanta Kumar Das and architect Mobassher Hossain were in the team.
While addressing a press briefing at Phulbari Press Club after the visit, Syed Abul Maksud told reporters that CAB would submit the investigation report to the government as well as make it public.
‘Consumers want a corruption-free power and energy sector in Bangladesh,’ he added.
Among others, local journalists were present at the programme.
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